Python on Windows with linux environment

Eric S. Johansson esj at
Thu Jun 2 13:04:45 EDT 2016

On 6/2/2016 12:38 PM, Wildman via Python-list wrote:
> On Thu, 02 Jun 2016 04:22:45 -0700, Muhammad Ali wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I use windows regularly, however, I use linux for only my research work at supercomputer. In my research field (materials science) most of the scripts are being written in python with linux based system. Could I installed such linux based python on my window 7? So that I can use those linux based scripts written in python and I can also write my own scripts/code without entirely changing my operating system from windows to linux.
>> Looking for your valuable suggestions.
>> Thank you.
> There is coLinux and andLinux.

those are both mostly dead (it seems).  I went the cygwin route.  still
sucks but a bit less than straight windows.

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