python programming

All Gurus once were Newbies
Forum rules
There are no such things as "stupid" questions. However if you think your question is a bit stupid, then this is the right place for you to post it. Please stick to easy to-the-point questions that you feel people can answer fast. For long and complicated questions prefer the other forums within the support section.
Before you post please read how to get help
zine92
Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 10
Joined: Thu Jan 01, 2009 7:11 am

python programming

Postby zine92 » Fri Jan 02, 2009 12:18 am

i tried to learn python and so i got to the python website and i did the installation, btw i have a beginning python by my side. In the book it says thers a python shell/IDLE but in my mint i cant seem to open that IDLE... Any python programmer or anybody help me with this problem and also advise me on which ver. of python should i use..







P.S. I am a newbie at both linux and programming
I am a noob at both linux and programming... I dun wanna suck but i wanna learn linux..

MasterYoshi
Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 4
Joined: Fri Jan 02, 2009 4:24 pm

Re: python programming

Postby MasterYoshi » Fri Jan 02, 2009 4:50 pm

If it's a python shell your looking for, just open up a terminal window and type:

Code: Select all

python

and that's about it :D

Hope that makes things a smidge easier.

--MasterYoshi

User avatar
DataMan
Level 6
Level 6
Posts: 1234
Joined: Thu Dec 04, 2008 6:47 am
Location: Carmel, Midwest USA at /var/www
Contact:

Re: python programming

Postby DataMan » Sat Jan 03, 2009 9:08 am

I think what you are looking for is "idle". You can install it from adept, it's in the repositories.

DataMan
Linux'd since 2005 Linux ID 422356 Ubuntu ID 15015


Return to “Newbie Questions”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: prodigo, richyrich, stylish doggy, subtiliae123+ and 12 guests