IDLE doesn't run on OSX 10.3.9

Kevin Walzer kw at
Tue Sep 30 20:15:19 CEST 2008

thomascribbs at wrote:
> Just installed Python 2.5.2 on a PowerPC G4 running OSX 10.3.9 and
> when clicking on the IDLE icon  in the MacPython 2.5 folder nothing
> happens, program doesn't execute...
> I've uninstalled, reinstalled over again...
> I friend of mine just installed the same 2.5.2 download from the
> website on OSX 10.4.11 and all went fine...but shouldn't it
> install on 10.3.9 as well?
> Anyone have any ideas?  Thanks.
> -Tom

Do you have Tcl/Tk installed? It doesn't come on 10.3.9 by default.

Kevin Walzer
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