installation in mac os x

Diez B. Roggisch deets at
Thu Jun 11 11:16:25 CEST 2009

Karl Jansson wrote:

> Hi,
> I was doing the tutorial at
> tutorial/, and I came across some code that did not work,  and I got
> the following error:          AttributeError: 'str' object has no attribute
> 'format'.
> So I downloaded a .dmg of python 2.6.2 and then I installed it.  But
> it's not working.  Running the Python launcher, the "new" command in
> the file menu is grey, and won't work, so I can't make any scripts.
> Does anyone know how to make python 2.6.2 work in mac os x?

What happens if you work on the commandline (Terminal)?

Python2.6 should be available from (out of my head)


If that's working, it is successfully installed.


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