Python shell wont open idle or an exisiting py file

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Sat Feb 1 10:06:57 CET 2014

On Sat, Feb 1, 2014 at 7:51 PM, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at> wrote:
> I should have added 'to C itself', as the string terminator.

Oh, right. Yes, in that sense \0 is special. It's still wrong that an
incoming text string gets interpreted as code, but that's probably
just a consequence of the jump from Python to Tcl.


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