"Now you can choose between two commercial integrated
debugging environments (IDEs) for Python. The Secret Labs'
PythonWorks IDE was the first commercial Python IDE. They
announced their 1.1 release just last month. Archaeopteryx
announced their first production release of WingIDE last week.
A single license for PythonWorks sells for $395. A single license
for WingIDE is $95, student pricing is $45, and it is free for open
"Both IDEs handle multiple files as projects and have editors
that provide context highlighting. PythonWorks has a very
friendly-looking interface. It looks more like a web browser than
the more traditional Visual C-style interface. It also offers an
integrated GUI layout editor for Tk. PythonWorks is available on
both Windows and Linux. WingIDE is currently only available on
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