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ptpython Alternatives

ptpython is described as 'a better Python REPL' and is a IDE in the development category. There are four alternatives to ptpython for Linux, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is IPython, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ptpython are IDLE, Dreampie and bpython.

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a better Python REPL.

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    IPython

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    IPython is an interactive shell for the Python programming language that offers enhanced introspection, additional shell syntax, syntax highlighting, tab completion and rich history. It is a component of the SciPy package.

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    IDLE

    • FreeOpen Source
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    Default IDE which come installed with the Python programming language. It aims to be simple and intuitive, and is especially useful for programmers just learning Python.

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    Dreampie

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    DreamPie was designed from the ground up to bring you a great interactive Python experience:

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    bpython

    • FreeOpen Source
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    bpython is a fancy interface to the Python interpreter for Unix-like operating systems (I hear it works fine on OS X). It is released under the MIT License. It has the following features:

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