New to python, do I need an IDE or is vim still good enough?

Roy Smith roy at
Fri Dec 28 02:37:30 CET 2012

In article <50dcf145$0$24782$607ed4bc at>,
 "TommyVee" <xxxxxxxx at> wrote:

> Do I really need a real IDE, as the windows guys around me say I do, or will 
> vim, git, make and other standalone tools make it the next 20 years too for 
> me?

You'll do fine with vim (or emacs, or whatever).  You may find an IDE 
convenient, but it's certainly not necessary.

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