[Tutor] Is python just a scripting language?
Mon, 1 Nov 1999 09:15:07 -0800 (Pacific Standard Time)
On Mon, 1 Nov 1999 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> There should be compiled scripts too - files ending in .pyc
> These load slightly faster than scripts and can be distributed
> if, for some reason, you want to protect your source code from
Just FYI, they're not designed to protect the user from reading them, and
are easily 'uncompiled'.
> The freeze tool for producing executables is somewhat limited
> and produces rather big files since, as far as I can tell,
> it basically bundles up the interpreter and all required units
> into a big binary! (I think its only for Windows too)
Freeze also works on Unix.