Syntax coloring in Python interpreter

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


On 2007-11-01, Lee Capps <lcapps at cteresource.org> 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:
>
> http://ipython.scipy.org/moin/

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

-- 
Neil Cerutti



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