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Title: IDLE has two "Preferences..." menu's on OSX
Type: behavior Stage:
Components: IDLE, macOS Versions: Python 2.7
Status: closed Resolution: fixed
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: Nosy List: ned.deily, pablogsal, ronaldoussoren
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2009-05-26 06:51 by ronaldoussoren, last changed 2022-04-11 14:56 by admin. This issue is now closed.

Messages (4)
msg88332 - (view) Author: Ronald Oussoren (ronaldoussoren) * (Python committer) Date: 2009-05-26 06:51
With Python 2.7, but not 3.1 or 2.6, IDLE has two "Preferences..." menu's 
on OSX. 

This is on a OSX 10.5 system, with an installation of Tcl/Tk 8.4 in 
msg88382 - (view) Author: Ned Deily (ned.deily) * (Python committer) Date: 2009-05-26 18:45
Apparently, also caused by using the newer Tcl 8.4 in 
msg88383 - (view) Author: Ronald Oussoren (ronaldoussoren) * (Python committer) Date: 2009-05-26 18:48
This was caused by code in that picked the branch for
the wrong Tk release because "[8, 4, 21] < (8, 4, 21)". 

Committed a fix in r72946
msg88384 - (view) Author: Ronald Oussoren (ronaldoussoren) * (Python committer) Date: 2009-05-26 18:50
Supporting multiple versions of Tk sucks, and that's without trying to
support Tk 8.5 as well (at least not in the binary installers)

Appearently support for the Cocoa port of Tk requires even more
Date User Action Args
2022-04-11 14:56:49adminsetgithub: 50360
2021-12-18 04:05:03ned.deilysetpull_requests: - pull_request28396
2021-12-18 04:02:54pablogsalsetpull_requests: + pull_request28396
2021-12-18 04:02:27ned.deilysetpull_requests: - pull_request28394
2021-12-18 02:37:49pablogsalsetnosy: + pablogsal

pull_requests: + pull_request28394
2009-05-26 18:50:04ronaldoussorensetmessages: + msg88384
2009-05-26 18:48:25ronaldoussorensetstatus: open -> closed
resolution: fixed
messages: + msg88383
2009-05-26 18:46:00ned.deilysetnosy: + ned.deily
messages: + msg88382
2009-05-26 06:51:51ronaldoussorencreate