how do "real" python programmers work?

Travis E. Oliphant oliphant.travis at
Thu Jan 12 21:54:13 EST 2006

bblais wrote:
> 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
> 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.

Try IPython.  It makes the process of executing live code very productive.


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