Python v2.5.1 port released
December 22, 2007 by Paul Smedley
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From: Paul Smedley
I've just added a port of Python v2.5.1 to my site at
Python is a dynamic object-oriented programming language that can be used for many kinds of software development. It offers strong support for integration with other languages and tools, comes with extensive standard libraries, and can be learned in a few days. Many Python programmers report
substantial productivity gains and feel the language encourages the development of higher quality, more maintainable code.
Thanks to Andy Macintyre for previous EMX ports of Python, and to Knut for adding support for building Python via configure.
This port has only had light testing - but works with BitTorrent here.
It is suggested to add something like the following to config.sys to help
Python find it's files:
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22nd December, 2007