[Tutor] IDLE in linux

Joerg Woelke dvass@felis.uni-freiburg.de
Wed, 19 Dec 2001 19:33:00 +0100

On Mon, Dec 17, 2001 at 09:07:51PM -0500, Jeff Jones wrote:
> Well, thanks to the help of many fine python tutor mail list subscribers,
> especially Rob for his help off list, I was finally able to properly install
> and configure Slackware, X, and Gnome. I thought it fitting that Python be
> the first program I compile with my new Linux wings, and everything went
> great except I cannot use IDLE. I went into
> /usr/local/Python2.2c1/Tools/idle and the idle command is there, but when I
> try to run it from bash I get "command not found". 

try "./idle" in that directory

> and out. I also tried at python command line without success. Thanks in
> advance for any assistance. I hope this is within the scope of the e-mail
> list...

and Greetings J"o!

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