[Chimera-users] Chimera quits when IDLE window closed
goddard at cgl.ucsf.edu
Sun Feb 21 09:56:02 PST 2010
Yeah, in fact, in all daily builds (Mac, Windows, Linux) Chimera
closes when you close the IDLE (Python shell) window. This is a problem
introduced by updating from Python 2.5 to 2.6, not a Mac Cocoa problem.
It is default IDLE behavior to raise SystemExit when it closes and
Chimera has to do something special to avoid that bad behavior. The
special Chimera fix for that used by older Chimera versions no longer works.
> The 64-bit cocoa build also seems to die whenever you close an IDLE window.
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