Python compilation ??

Evan Klitzke evan at
Tue Jul 3 20:59:30 CEST 2007

On 7/3/07, Bruno Desthuilliers
<bruno.42.desthuilliers at> wrote:
> Evan Klitzke a écrit :
> > On 7/2/07, Cathy Murphy <cathy at> wrote:
> >> Is python a compiler language or interpreted language. If it is
> >> interpreter
> >> , then why do we have to compile it?
> >
> > It's an interpreted language. It is compiled into bytecode
> By this definition, Java is an interpreted language.

Sorry, I didn't say that it's an interpreted language because it's
compiled into bytecode, only that it is an interpreted language and it
is compiled into bytecode. Sorry if there was a confusion.

Evan Klitzke <evan at>

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