[python-win32] Iron Python and Visual Basic 2005 (or 2008) Express

Tim Golden mail at timgolden.me.uk
Thu Mar 6 17:24:54 CET 2008

Tony Cappellini wrote:
> Message: 9
> Date: Thu, 06 Mar 2008 09:00:48 +0000
> From: Tim Golden <mail at timgolden.me.uk>
> Subject: Re: [python-win32] Iron Python and Visual Basic 2005 (or
> 2008)   Express
> Cc: python-win32 at python.org
> Message-ID: <47CFB2C0.4060204 at timgolden.me.uk>
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>>> As far as I know, PyScripter [1] is written in Delphi so the
>>> guys there presumably have some sort of marriage arrangement!
> This looks like "just another IDE". The fact that it was written in
> Delphi doesn't make it better.
> It is lacking what most Python IDE's are lacking ; "A Delphi-quaility"
> RAD environment for building a UI.
> QT Designer is the probably the one which is the closest, but is still
> far from being Delphi-like, and the installation/compilation for the
> QT framework is complicated.
> As far as non-RAD IDE's for Python, Wing IDE is the front runner, and
> not that expensive.
> The Eric4 IDE is free, but again requires installing/compiling QT4,
> and QT designer is it's GUI design tool.

Sorry; I wasn't really paying attention to the thread at all :(
I simply reacted to someone's suggestion that any Python-Delphi
relationship was moribund. No particular comment on PyScripter
qua IDE: I've used it but never found it The Right Thing for me.


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