Syntax coloring in Python interpreter

Neil Cerutti horpner at
Thu Nov 1 21:01:29 CET 2007

On 2007-11-01, Lee Capps <lcapps at> wrote:
> On Nov 1, 2007, at 1:45 PM, braver wrote:
>> Greetings -- as a long time user of both Python and Ruby
>> interpreters, I got used to the latter's syntax-coloring gem,
>> wirble, which colorizes Ruby syntax on the fly.  Is there
>> anything similar for Python?
> I believe IPython can do this:

IPython's syntax coloring doesn't work with Windows 2000 and up,
since (last I checked) it relies on a file, which
relies on ANSI.SYS, which is not supported by the Windows

Neil Cerutti

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