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  • Having fiddled around the edges long enough, I'd like to start tackling some of the main pieces of IDLE, which will require a substantial restructuring. Luckily, it's only about 4000-5000 lines of ...
    Mark RosemanMark Roseman
    Sep 4, 2015 at 7:18 pm
    Sep 4, 2015 at 10:28 pm
  • The original message was received at Wed, 2 Sep 2015 08:11:55 +0400 from shore.net [60.83.147.237] ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors ----- <idle-dev at python.org ----- ...
    KbkKbk
    Sep 2, 2015 at 4:11 am
    Sep 2, 2015 at 4:11 am
  • As I?ve been making changes to various pieces of IDLE?s user interface, I?ve been documenting the updates in the form of a case study. I hope that will be useful to others modernizing a Tk-based ...
    Mark RosemanMark Roseman
    Aug 31, 2015 at 7:44 pm
    Sep 3, 2015 at 12:28 am
  • In https://bugs.python.org/issue21192, I changed the label from a constant to a more imformative =============================== RESTART Shell ========================= ====================== RUN ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    Aug 27, 2015 at 9:49 pm
    Aug 27, 2015 at 9:49 pm
  • I just posted this on pydev --- None of the linux buildbots run with X enabled. Consequently none of the tkinter (or tkinter user) gui tests are run on Linux. It was thus pointed out to me, during ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    Aug 27, 2015 at 6:44 pm
    Aug 27, 2015 at 8:04 pm
  • I spent a couple of hours today coding up a mockup of what I think would be possible to do as far as (optional) single window integration. Screenshot here ...
    Mark RosemanMark Roseman
    Aug 20, 2015 at 11:19 pm
    Aug 21, 2015 at 3:10 am
  • Innocent question? why are the ?stack viewer? and the ?debugger? two different things?
    Mark RosemanMark Roseman
    Aug 20, 2015 at 1:35 am
    Aug 21, 2015 at 12:50 am
  • I just wanted to give a quick update on some of the things I?ve been working on in terms of IDLE UI improvements. Any comments or feedback appreciated. Short-term - incremental improvements to ...
    Mark RosemanMark Roseman
    Aug 13, 2015 at 6:21 pm
    Aug 14, 2015 at 5:08 pm
  • A year or two ago, a couple of people announced a plan for a database of Idle issues on a public site. I don't remember anything about it later. Last year, I finally 'bit the bullet' and created the ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    Aug 7, 2015 at 2:18 am
    Aug 15, 2015 at 5:47 pm
  • Hi everyone. This is my first post to the list but I have been reading through the archives before joining. Python is now the most popular programming language in UK schools in 11-18 age group with ...
    Chris RoffeyChris Roffey
    Aug 4, 2015 at 10:53 am
    Aug 15, 2015 at 6:24 pm
  • FYI, there are a few active items on the bug tracker related to some of the IDLE dialogs, if anyone wants to chime in on some potential changes: http://bugs.python.org/issue24776 ...
    Mark RosemanMark Roseman
    Aug 2, 2015 at 9:37 pm
    Aug 2, 2015 at 9:37 pm
  • If anyone is curious, here is a ?before and after? as to what IDLE?s config dialog looks like on Mac, Windows and Linux when using the ttk widgets: http://www.tkdocs.com/images/idle_cfgfont_ttk.png ...
    Mark RosemanMark Roseman
    Aug 1, 2015 at 4:30 pm
    Aug 1, 2015 at 9:00 pm
  • Several people would like to eliminate Idle's use of tk tear-off menus. They probably confuse and annoy far more people than they help. If anyone want to speak up for them, do it now ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    Jul 30, 2015 at 3:34 am
    Jul 30, 2015 at 9:12 pm
  • Hello IDLE-ers, I'm considering putting a copy of the idle code on github, to leverage the excellent tools that platform provides and be able to incorporate various fixes that have been discussed but ...
    Sean Felipe WolfeSean Felipe Wolfe
    Jul 24, 2015 at 10:22 pm
    Jul 31, 2015 at 10:11 pm
  • I just joined this list, and would like to reopen the subject of migrating some of the ?old school? tkinter user interface elements to use ttk. From browsing the list archives, I see this was last ...
    Mark RosemanMark Roseman
    Jul 15, 2015 at 10:24 pm
    Jul 28, 2015 at 11:00 pm
  • The original message was received at Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:54:26 +0400 from shore.net [183.113.0.202] ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors ----- <idle-dev at python.org ----- ...
    KbkKbk
    Jun 22, 2015 at 3:54 am
    Jun 22, 2015 at 3:54 am
  • I gave a talk about IDLE at PyCon 2015's Education Summit, although unfortunately they weren't recorded. I've re-presented the talk and recorded it as a screencast which can be seen here ...
    Al SweigartAl Sweigart
    Jun 3, 2015 at 6:08 am
    Jun 3, 2015 at 6:08 am
  • I posted a (very unscientific) poll about who uses IDLE to Reddit's /r/python and /r/learnpython (a more beginner-oriented forum) subreddits a while back. Here are their results: Did you use IDLE ...
    Al SweigartAl Sweigart
    May 30, 2015 at 12:51 am
    May 30, 2015 at 1:24 am
  • I've had a couple fairly small and straight-forward patches on the issue tracker for a while, and just wanted to ping those with commit access about them: https://bugs.python.org/issue23977 This is a ...
    Al SweigartAl Sweigart
    May 18, 2015 at 9:36 pm
    May 21, 2015 at 10:07 pm
  • Help - About IDLE displays a dialog box that contains, among other things, "Python version: m.n.p" and "IDLE version: m.n.p". Several years ago, the Idle version was different from the Python ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    May 15, 2015 at 12:53 am
    May 18, 2015 at 7:00 am
  • https://bugs.python.org/issue2704 Title: IDLE: Patch to make PyShell behave more like a Terminal interface I'd love to see this patch committed to the main line. Do we think the change is ready at ...
    Sean Felipe WolfeSean Felipe Wolfe
    May 7, 2015 at 8:40 pm
    May 14, 2015 at 2:15 am
  • I'm trying to revamp the IDLE Dev Guide on Phil Jone's github account. For now I've added a few tkinter resources and links, but eventually I'd like to add high-level descriptions of each source file ...
    Al SweigartAl Sweigart
    Apr 14, 2015 at 6:27 pm
    May 12, 2015 at 6:16 pm
  • Comments on the items on this page. https://github.com/asweigart/idle-reimagined/wiki/Killer-App 1. Single dual pane window. I proposed this on this list some time ago. For a wide screen, I want ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    Apr 5, 2015 at 10:28 pm
    Apr 5, 2015 at 10:28 pm
  • Are any IDLE developers or enthusiasts going to PyCon in Montreal? I'd like to meet up and talk about some ideas. I'm giving a keynote for the Python Education Summit to talk about the IDLE ...
    Al SweigartAl Sweigart
    Mar 31, 2015 at 8:54 pm
    Apr 5, 2015 at 8:32 pm
  • Hi Al, I think that the reason your second message didn't make it was because it is chock full of html. You may not be aware that posting to the python lists should be done using plain text. At least ...
    Kurt B. KaiserKurt B. Kaiser
    Dec 24, 2014 at 5:29 am
    Dec 27, 2014 at 6:24 pm
  • hi, All: I am using embedded python in an MFC application, I need the embedded python interpreter to do some calculation, and now, I want it to do more, I need to open the python editor, like what ...
    暮如雪暮如雪
    Sep 24, 2014 at 6:16 am
    Sep 24, 2014 at 6:19 am
  • hi, All: I am using embedded python in an MFC application, I need the embedded python interpreter to do some calculation, and now, I want it to do more, I need to open the python editor, like what ...
    暮如雪暮如雪
    Sep 23, 2014 at 6:09 am
    Sep 27, 2014 at 4:39 am
  • I have Python 2.7 and 3.4 on my system out of the box. I can type "python" from the command prompt and it changes to . I can enter basic commands and such. I also installed Pycharm but it really bogs ...
    GlsmaxxGlsmaxx
    Sep 15, 2014 at 4:35 pm
    Sep 27, 2014 at 4:58 am
  • Thank you for this program. Sent from Windows Mail An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: <http://mail.python.org/pipermail/idle-dev/attachments/20140913/9da88367/attachment.html
    Cosmin AgavriloaeiCosmin Agavriloaei
    Sep 13, 2014 at 4:17 pm
    Sep 27, 2014 at 4:40 am
  • Hi all, 1. Overall idea Two files Analyzer.py and configAnalyze.def to be added to Lib/idlelib. Analyzer.py will contain GUI components for a) Letting the user to install/uninstall 3rd party ...
    Saimadhav HeblikarSaimadhav Heblikar
    Jun 24, 2014 at 9:37 am
    Jul 3, 2014 at 5:27 pm
  • Hi, An open issue for this topic[1]. This email details how I want to add line numbering to IDLE. The mock is at [2] This will be only added to EditorWindow and OutputWindow. The tk.Text class will ...
    Saimadhav HeblikarSaimadhav Heblikar
    Jun 15, 2014 at 2:50 pm
    Jun 19, 2014 at 1:25 pm
  • Copying from email On 6/12/2014 6:22 PM, Tal Einat wrote: On Thu, Jun 12, 2014 at 12:46 AM, Terry Reedy wrote: of use to If a Meta-Key-x event can be generated Windows, the means should be ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    Jun 13, 2014 at 12:01 am
    Jun 13, 2014 at 11:14 am
  • The following are the issues related to shortcuts, keybinding dialog, where the shortcuts are set and config-keys.def where the shortcuts are stored. 1) Issue12387: Very simple way to reproduce the ...
    Saimadhav HeblikarSaimadhav Heblikar
    Jun 11, 2014 at 6:39 am
    Jun 19, 2014 at 7:24 am
  • Hi everyone, Saimadhav mentioned earlier this evening that the extension config dialog proposed on issue #3068 [1] will be useful later in his GSoC work. I recently uploaded a new patch, reworked to ...
    Tal EinatTal Einat
    Jun 10, 2014 at 6:30 pm
    Jun 10, 2014 at 6:30 pm
  • I expect so. There may have been an issue on the tracker. One of the answers is to use the proper version of tck/tk for the OS and Python version. -- Terry Jan Reedy
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    May 6, 2014 at 7:00 pm
    May 6, 2014 at 7:15 pm
  • I answered this privately while it was stuck in the queue. Saimadhav is preparing a new version to post. -- Terry Jan Reedy
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    May 6, 2014 at 6:58 pm
    May 19, 2014 at 2:21 am
  • On 1/26/2014 2:56 PM, Asish Panda wrote: This apparently got stuck in the moderation queue, and while this is obsolete in respect to GSOC 2014 selection, I will give answers where relevant. Not as ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    May 6, 2014 at 6:57 pm
    May 6, 2014 at 6:57 pm
  • Hi, I am posting an initial design plan to be able to integrate 3rd party code checker's into IDLE. 1. UI Part OutputWindow already has a 'goto file/line' feature, where a user can open a file/line ...
    Saimadhav HeblikarSaimadhav Heblikar
    May 6, 2014 at 1:23 pm
    May 6, 2014 at 1:23 pm
  • I'm adding idle-dev, where this belongs. Further discussion should take place there rather than on python-dev. If IDLE saves the shell history to a file with a .py extension by default, that is ...
    Tal EinatTal Einat
    Apr 10, 2014 at 8:18 am
    Apr 18, 2014 at 9:35 pm
  • Hey everybody, I was working with a new programmer today and ran into a couple issues which I'd love to see IDLE be able to address: 1) non-asciii charcters: Strip all non-ascii characters. I've ...
    Sean Felipe WolfeSean Felipe Wolfe
    Mar 27, 2014 at 5:10 am
    Mar 30, 2014 at 1:11 am
  • Hello all, I'm setting aside some time each week to pick up some issues from the queue and help out.I thought I'd start by working some issues that need testing. Good news is, I have access to osx, ...
    Sean Felipe WolfeSean Felipe Wolfe
    Mar 5, 2014 at 9:40 pm
    Mar 5, 2014 at 11:48 pm
  • Forwarding here for those who read IDLE-dev but not Python-dev. ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Saimadhav Heblikar <saimadhavheblikar at gmail.com Date: Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 6:59 PM ...
    Tal EinatTal Einat
    Feb 25, 2014 at 5:47 pm
    Feb 25, 2014 at 5:47 pm
  • Hi, Shameless plug: I've written a Monty Python style explanation of the utility of the Squeezer IDLE extension. This is because I'm pushing to have it bundled with IDLE. See issue6143_ for the good ...
    Tal EinatTal Einat
    Feb 23, 2014 at 7:06 pm
    Feb 23, 2014 at 7:06 pm
  • hi, I did GSoC with IDLE improvements project last year successfully. There we got an interesting idea extending the PEP8 style checking feature for IDLE. This[1] is the issue I created on bug ...
    Jayakrishnan RajagopalasarmaJayakrishnan Rajagopalasarma
    Feb 16, 2014 at 4:31 pm
    Feb 16, 2014 at 8:23 pm
  • OK. so I wrote some suggestions to Guido and he, understandably, told me to stop bothering him and bother the community instead. I figured that one thing I'm complaining about is the absense of a FAQ ...
    Phil jonesPhil jones
    Feb 11, 2014 at 4:12 pm
    Feb 12, 2014 at 12:28 am
  • Let me try to respond coherently to questions and comments from multiple posts. 1. While Idle is not maintained as well as I and some people would wish, it is untrue to say that 'Idle is not ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    Feb 8, 2014 at 12:22 pm
    Feb 8, 2014 at 12:22 pm
  • Interesting video : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1a4Jbjc-vU
    Phil jonesPhil jones
    Feb 5, 2014 at 8:36 pm
    Mar 5, 2014 at 9:18 pm
  • I've been using the MatLAB IDE lately, and it has a few things that would be worth looking at for IDLE 1) a button next to the prompt that can be used for browsing and searching for functions this is ...
    Tom MTom M
    Sep 27, 2013 at 12:07 am
    Sep 27, 2013 at 8:11 am
  • I do not know what this is about. I presume you are talking about a proposed patch that has not been applied here. I do not remember seeing it. I looked for an issue but could not find one ...
    Bruce SherwoodBruce Sherwood
    Sep 14, 2013 at 8:14 pm
    Sep 17, 2013 at 5:27 pm
  • I would like call your attention to the latest alpha release of Python 3.4.0 and a new batteries-included feature for OS X users. For 3.4.0.a2, the python.org 64-bit/32-bit installer now includes its ...
    Ned DeilyNed Deily
    Sep 9, 2013 at 7:20 pm
    Sep 14, 2013 at 11:59 pm
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