stop script w/o exiting interpreter

Colin J. Williams cjw at
Fri Jan 26 14:27:59 CET 2007

Alan Isaac wrote:
> I'm fairly new to Python and I've lately been running a script at
> the interpreter while working on it.  Sometimes I only want to
> run the first quarter or half etc.  What is the "good" way to do this?
> Possible ugly hacks include:
> - stick an undefined name at the desired stop point
> - comment out the last half
> I do not like these and assume that I have overlooked the obvious.
> Thanks,
> Alan Isaac

If you are using Windows, you might consider PyScripter.

Colin W.

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