how do "real" python programmers work?
juho.schultz at helsinki.fi
Fri Jan 13 12:07:28 CET 2006
> In Python, there seems to be a couple ways of doing things. I could
> write it in one window, and from a Unix shell call
> python myscript.py
> and be like C++, but then I lose the interactiveness which makes
> prototyping easier. If I use the python shell, I can use import (and
> reload), or execfile perhaps.
> How do experienced python programmers usually do it? Is there a
> "usually" about it, or is it up to personal taste? Are there any
> convenient ways of doing these things?
Disclaimer: I do not consider myself "an experienced python programmer".
For scripts and small programs (one file, one developer) I use emacs and
python shell. For larger projects I use Eclipse and pydev.
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