Windows command line not displaying print commands

Irmen de Jong irmen.NOSPAM at
Mon Mar 30 23:37:06 CEST 2009

JonathanB wrote:
> Ok, I'm sure this is really simple, but I cannot for the life of me
> get any print statements from any of my python scripts to actually
> print when I call them from the windows command line. What am I doing
> wrong?
> print "Hello World!"
> command line:
> E:\Python\dev>python
> E:\Python\dev>

Does just typing:


give you an interactive prompt at all?

Or do you have a module in your E:\Python\dev directory called 'os', 'sys' or something
else that may clobber one of the default library modules.


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