I've written an extension for VIM to allow context sensitive help for python
code. It looks up the __doc__ or __dict__ field for builtins, modules and
module members when you hit F2.
It does a little more than idle and pythonwin. I hope to add more when I find
some time. Please send me your ideas!
You can grab it at:
You will need a version of VIM compiled with an embedded python interpreter.