[Pythonmac-SIG] New Python IDE for OS X

Jack Jansen Jack.Jansen@oratrix.com
Sun, 12 May 2002 22:36:02 +0200

On zondag, mei 12, 2002, at 05:39 , Tony Lownds wrote:

> t 3:09 PM -0400 5/11/02, Bob Ippolito wrote:
>> I'm 99% sure that it does run *natively* in OS X.  The caveat 
>> is that it's developed using a bunch of CodeWarrior/Carbon 
>> specific stuff and doesn't look like it's going to make it 
>> into machopython anytime soon (possibly anytime at all).
> Hm, I could be wrong, but Python IDE only needs WASTE which IS 
> available on OS X , and further, MachoPython's setup.py will 
> build against WASTE.

Completely correct. If you build from CVS you can build a fully 
functional Python IDE with MachoPython. If you build from 2.2.1, 
however, the procedure seems to work, but you get an IDE that 
uses Macintosh-style \r newlines, which isn't very helpful in a 
MachoPython environment.
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