The Python package contains the Python development environment. This is useful for object-oriented programming, writing scripts, prototyping large programs or developing entire applications.
Download (HTTP): http://www.python.org/ftp/python/2.4.1/Python-2.4.1.tar.bz2
Download (FTP): ftp://ftp.python.org/pub/python/2.4.1/Python-2.4.1.tar.bz2
Download MD5 sum: de3e9a8836fab6df7c7ce545331afeb3
Download size: 7.8 MB
Estimated disk space required: 115 MB
Estimated build time: 0.91 SBU (additional 2.20 SBU to run the testsuite)
Install Python by running the following commands:
patch -Np1 -i ../Python-2.4.1-gdbm-1.patch && ./configure --prefix=/usr --enable-shared && make
To test the results, issue: make test.
Now, as the root user:
There is no documentation installed using the instructions above. However, There are LaTeX sources included with the distribution. See the Doc/README file in the source distribution for instructions to format the LaTeX sources. Alternatively, you can download preformatted documentation from http://www.python.org/doc/current/download.html.
is a wrapper script that opens a Python aware GUI editor.
is the Python documentation tool.
is an interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language.
is a version-specific name for the python program.
is an SMTP proxy implemented in Python.
Last updated on 2005-08-01 13:29:19 -0600