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how do i get IDLE for the mac?

MIT 6.189 A Gentle Introduction to Programming Using Python (OCW)
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You do not have to - all Mac's comes with Python preinstalled. You can just user the terminal window and type: "Python" and you are in. And, of course, you can use TextEdit or something else to write longer Python scripts and save as files. Hope this helps...
http://docs.python.org/using/mac.html
This is a script that will invoke idle on my 10.5.8 laptop: #!/bin/bash /usr/bin/python /System/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.5/lib/python2.5/idlelib/idle.py & exit 0

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You are better off using a text editor on mac such as textmate or AptanaStudio3
You can just type 'idle' from the Terminal command line.
after i type "python" i then have to type "import idlelib.idle" for the python shell window to open

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