Where is Python in the scheme of things?

James Stroud jstroud at mbi.ucla.edu
Wed Oct 4 22:37:59 CEST 2006

gord wrote:
> As a complete novice in the study of Python, I am asking myself where this 
> language is superior or better suited than others. For example, all I see in 
> the tutorials are lots of examples of list processing, arithmetic 
> calculations - all in a DOS-like environment.
> What is particularly disappointing is the absence of a Windows IDE

I'm a complete windows novice (as in I've forced myself to forget my 
experiences with it), but does windows not run vim?

James Stroud
UCLA-DOE Institute for Genomics and Proteomics
Box 951570
Los Angeles, CA 90095


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