[Tutor] Best Python Editor

Emile van Sebille emile at fenx.com
Mon Jun 15 15:34:04 CEST 2009

On 6/15/2009 2:49 AM Tom Green said...

> Yes, vim or any text editor is suitable for Python, but I 
> prefer having a nice GUI interface while coding.  I mean the automobile 
> replaced the horse and buggy, while they both get you to your 
> destination I would still rather travel in a car.

Anyone know of any studies comparing text based vs GUI IDE based code 
development?  As I recall, programming productivity is measured in 
LOC/day and last time I noticed it seemed to be a very small number.

I'm wondering if there might be documented benefits to migrating from my 
horse and buggy.  :)


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