[newbie] how to create log files

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk
Tue Feb 9 04:46:36 EST 2016

On 09/02/2016 09:33, jenswaelkens at gmail.com wrote:

Hello and welcome.

> When I run my Python scripts from the command prompt in Linux, I can make visible all kinds of information I want to check by using print statements
> e.g. print (top.winfo_width()), this is very useful when debugging.
> However, the final version of my program won't be run from the command line, but by simply clicking on its icon on the desktop. I'd like to have
> a log-file which gathers the output of all those print statements, so I still can check the same information I got before.
> Can anyone here tell me how this is accomplished the best way?
> thanks and kind regards,
> Jens


My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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