How to create overly fancy Python + Notepad++ environment
Posted by SirGru on Apr 07, 2013.
This post may not be necessarily game-development related, but I bet it's a nice piece of info to have for anyone who likes to setup fancy coding environments. Here we will use Notpad++ as coding environment, and set everything up so that we can have Python output with just two button presses. I go into quite a bit of hand-holding. Good thing is that if you read this, you'll be ble to set it up not only with python, but other compilers. Oh, and should you use IDLE? No, I want to show the general procedure and use a popular text editing tool. This is relevant only on Windows OS. Let's jump in!