[Tutor] free IDE for Python?
William O'Higgins Witteman
hmm at woolgathering.cx
Tue Nov 14 18:55:09 CET 2006
On Tue, Nov 14, 2006 at 12:28:02PM -0500, Richard Querin wrote:
> On 11/14/06, Tim Johnson <tim at johnsons-web.com> wrote:
> I've used vim in the past for python and recommend it for ease of
> use and support. I also use emacs, which may be found harder to
> I have to chuckle when you recommend Vim for ease of use. Now don't start
> flaming me quite yet. I'm a big fan of Vim and I'm in the midst of
> learning it myself. I think it's a very powerful editor and I like it a
> lot. But recommending it for ease of use might be a little stretch. It's
> like a lot of things, the higher learning curve ultimately gets you
> greater rewards.
Using vim is like riding a bicycle - it's hard to learn, but once you
get it, it becomes automatic and can make you intolerant of walking (...
everything ... is taking ... so ... long ...) :-)
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