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Installing Python and a programming environment

Python is the best match for this work. No we don't use our own Perl book (LeBlanc and Dyer, 2007) ... but the spirit of that book lives on in our course materials ...

(1) Install Python v3.3.x -- Be careful to install the right version:
(careful, this is as of Fall 2013)

----- Windows ------------------------------------
Python 3.3.2 Windows x86 MSI Installer (Windows binary -- does not include source)
Python 3.3.2 Windows X86-64 MSI Installer (Windows AMD64 / Intel 64 / X86-64 binary [1] -- does not include source)
----- Mac OS ---------------------------------------
Python 3.3.2 Mac OS X 64-bit/32-bit x86-64/i386 Installer (for Mac OS X 10.6 and later [2])
Python 3.3.2 Mac OS X 32-bit i386/PPC Installer (for Mac OS X 10.5 and later [2])

(2) Install the Wing 101 IDE

Installing Perl and a programming environment

Download PDF instructions for Mac OS X

Download PDF instructions for Windows®2000/XP

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