curses module bug in windows python?

Discussion in 'Python' started by kernel1983, Jun 14, 2006.

  1. kernel1983

    kernel1983 Guest

    when I type command below in windows python:
    import curses

    it gives the error msg! It can't find _curses.pyd

    Is this a bug?
    kernel1983, Jun 14, 2006
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  2. kernel1983

    Tim Daneliuk Guest

    kernel1983 wrote:
    > when I type command below in windows python:
    > import curses
    >
    > it gives the error msg! It can't find _curses.pyd
    >
    > Is this a bug?
    >


    Nope - this module is not supported under Windows ...

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    Tim Daneliuk, Jun 14, 2006
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  3. Tim Daneliuk wrote:

    > Nope - this module is not supported under Windows ...


    There's at least one Python curses module for Windows:

    http://adamv.com/dev/python/curses/

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    Erik Max Francis, Jun 14, 2006
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  4. kernel1983

    Tim Daneliuk Guest

    Erik Max Francis wrote:
    > Tim Daneliuk wrote:
    >
    >> Nope - this module is not supported under Windows ...

    >
    > There's at least one Python curses module for Windows:
    >
    > http://adamv.com/dev/python/curses/
    >


    Sorry, I should have been more specific: AFAIK, curses is not one of the
    *standard* Python modules for Windows.

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    Tim Daneliuk, Jun 14, 2006
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