[Tutor] ?

Daniel Yoo dyoo@hkn.eecs.berkeley.edu
Fri, 6 Oct 2000 09:50:10 -0700 (PDT)

On Fri, 6 Oct 2000, Sean 'Shaleh' Perry wrote:

> On 06-Oct-2000 ChristopherNolen@aol.com wrote:
> > I am very new to programming. I have been experimenting with python on my box
> > at home running slackware. I would also like to use it while I am at the 
> > office but I only have windows98 here. I downloaded python and have 
> > everything up and running. 
> >      My question is: How do I get my programs to run? I have written the area
> > calculation program from the 'learn how to program' pages to my notepad. Now 
> > I just need info on how to get it to run!
> > 
> Start, Run, type 'command'.  This gives you a DOS window.  Then do python
> myprog.py.
> You can also associate .py files to be run by the python interpreter.

Also, check Josh Cogliati's tutorial --- it has a section on running
Python programs.  It echos what Shaleh says, and also shows common error
messages that you might run into.


Tell us if this works for you.  Good luck!