Python's popularity

Tommy Grav tgrav at
Tue Dec 23 03:10:19 CET 2008

On Dec 22, 2008, at 5:16 PM, Joe Strout wrote:

> Alvin ONeal wrote:
>> Also worthy of mention:
>> I've seen python pre-installed on consumer HP desktops (I think as
>> part of a backup/restore script, but I'm not sure)
> It's pre-installed on every Mac (both desktop and laptop), too.

Mac and a lot of linux distros use python as an integral part of their
OS development, so most of these actually come with some python
pre-installed (and one should not remove it unless you want to screw
up your OS).


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