Eclipse, Python, wxPython and code completion

SPE - Stani's Python Editor at
Mon Aug 11 04:34:44 CEST 2008

On 10 aug, 20:42, leon.domi... at wrote:
> Hello,
> I've installed Eclipse, Python 2.5 and wxPython on Ubuntu 8.04. The
> problem is that I can't get code completion for wx module. I don't
> know if it occurs the same with other libraries outside the python
> "core".
> If I compile/run my code containing the wx library, I get an
> application running correctly, so it looks that definition works fine.
> Obviously, the obstacle is that I don't know (I don't want to either)
> the name of every method of every wxPython class so it's difficult to
> develop anything within this environment.
> Thanks a lot
> Note: I'm a newbie-coming-from-"Billy's"-WindowsXP

You can try SPE which is written in wxPython itself and has very good
code completion for wxPython. It also includes some wxPython GUI
builders such as wxGlade and XRCed. I improved it a lot for Hardy,
which I use myself:
sudo apt-get install spe


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