[Courses] [python] Using IDLE

Ivan Avery Frey ivan.avery.frey at gmail.com
Sun Jun 26 07:16:39 UTC 2011

On 25/06/11 18:59, Kathryn Marks wrote:
> I have IDLE on my little Windows netbook.  I like how you can easily run a
> program while in IDLE.
> I think I scared myself off of installing python when it's already on my mac
> mini (snow leopard), which incidentally gives you the option to run a .py file
> with either 2.5 or 2.6.
> Right now I'm using TextWrangler, saving to a specific dropbox directory and
> then right clicking and running.
> Ivan, is it difficult to install python on a mac from their site?

Not too difficult. Your package will be different than mine.

Download the 2nd Mac OS X (64/32bit) package from this page:

Download ActiveTCL by clicking the big blue bar on this site here:


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