[Tutor] free IDE for Python?

Chris Hengge pyro9219 at gmail.com
Thu Nov 16 02:44:57 CET 2006

I tried it back before I tried SPE. I remember it taking several hours and
being very bloated. Have you watched the showmedo video? Thats what I


If I personally "had" to use something that obnoxious I'd just reinstall
ironpython and use Visual Studio for everything since I already have it for
C# applications. (Yes I understand it makes .net runtime code and not python
code, but I can't justify using that large and resource eating a program to
use a language that is supposed to be quick and easy... )

On 11/15/06, Alan Gauld <alan.gauld at btinternet.com> wrote:
> "wesley chun" <wescpy at gmail.com> wrote
> > Eclipse
> >    http://pydev.sourceforge.net
> >    http://www.eclipse.org/
> Has anyone got an idiot's guide to getting Eclipse working
> with python?
> I've tried a couple of times but ran out of patience. In fact I
> haven't really got vanilla Eclipse working for Java yet, it all
> seems a lot of work for an IDE! NetBeans was so much
> easier.... but my friends all laughed at me and said I should
> be using Eclipse... :-)
> Alan (the impatient) G.
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