Python 3 is killing Python
rantingrickjohnson at gmail.com
Fri Jul 18 23:37:23 CEST 2014
On Friday, July 18, 2014 1:20:10 PM UTC-5, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> PyDev, Eric, Komodo, PyCharm, WingIDE, SPE, Ninja-IDE,
> Geany, IEP, Spyder, Boa Constructor, PyScripter, NetBeans,
> Emacs, KDevelop, BlackAdder, ...
And tell me Steven, how many of those "quality" IDEs that
you listed actually *SHIP* with Python?
The *WHOLE* reason for GvR *CREATING* and then *SHIPPING*
IDLE, was to provide a simplistic native IDE for the noobs.
That was his gift to the noobs, HOWEVER, this community has
*SQUANDERED* that gift, and allowed it putrefy for over a
decade and a half!
A noob has not idea what an IDE *IS*, much less where to
find a decent IDE, or what IDEs are even compatible with
Python! IDLE was meant to provide a tool by which noobs can
use to start writing Python code "out of the box".
Do you remember the acronym of "CP4E"? Sadly, most people
in this community seem to forgotten, *MAYBE* even the
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