Python docs disappointing

Ned Deily nad at acm.org
Sat Aug 1 06:55:34 CEST 2009


In article <h50c6a$dgf$1 at ger.gmane.org>, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> 
wrote:
> This is one area where Windows users seems to have an advantage. The 
> standard installer includes the doc set as a Windows help file. I often 
> keep that open in one window while programming in others. I only later 
> discovered that this was a copy of the online docs ;-), which I only use 
> to check the in-development version before submitting a doc bug.

The python.org Mac OS X installers include the complete documentation 
set for that version in HTML; the IDLE Help menu will open the front 
page in a browser (from where you can bookmark it for later use).

-- 
 Ned Deily,
 nad at acm.org




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