Best python editor ???

Robert Valk roberre at
Fri Sep 29 12:50:40 UTC 2006

On Fri, 2006-09-22 at 23:30 +0500, Waqas Toor wrote:
> Hi ubuntuers ..
> i am just a newbie to python and want to jump on it. now as i am a C#
> and Java programmer i was just curious if python has some mature
> editor i mean with runtime docs and intellisense like Jbuilder ,
> eclipse or ... is there any editor available ??? i mean a light weight
> editor ... with these functionalities or atleast intellisense enabled
> ????

Try out Eclipse with the Pydev plugin (from ) I'm using this environment for a major
college assignment and I'm extremely happy with it. It's hardly
'lightweight' but it is very comprehensive. Might be good for you,
coming from a java background. Translates many Eclipse java features to
work with Python.


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