[Tutor] python.py with no console

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Fri Mar 18 20:16:16 CET 2011

"sihong lin" <linsihong2003 at yahoo.com> wrote
> Those days the idle couldn't open in windows 7.
> Today I found the type of file python.py(c:\Python27\lib\idlelib) is
> "no console". what is it means? that is why the idle couldn't
> open, right?

No, that just means you don't get a black DOS window in the
background. But since I don't have Win 7 I can't comment on
the reason you have an IDLE problem, but I believe it should
work OK in Windows 7.

Can anyone else confirm?

Alan Gauld
Author of the Learn to Program web site

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