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Grant Edwards invalid at invalid.invalid
Mon Feb 10 21:47:45 CET 2014

On 2014-02-10, Walter Hughey <wkhughey at> wrote:

> Apple does install a version of Python, normally a somewhat older
> version. My computer has 2.5 and 2.6 installed and I have opened it
> and inserted code that works. I do need a way to write the code, test
> it, and then save a copy to turn in for the assignment. I was not
> aware that a normal text editor would work. I shall definitely look
> at that later today.

Can't you just use <whatever> to edit a Python source file and then 
run it like you do on other Unix systems?

 $ emacs
 $ vi
 $ <myeditor>
 $ python

Grant Edwards               grant.b.edwards        Yow! The SAME WAVE keeps
                                  at               coming in and COLLAPSING
                                like a rayon MUU-MUU ...

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