I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop, now i want to use Python 2.5.4 for educational purpose. Can any one help me with step by step instructions... I also need IDLE for 2.5.4.
I use https://launchpad.net/~fkrull/+archive/deadsnakes for all the old python versions.
It seems maintained and new versions are also added.
simply do the following:
This will install 2.5.4 from source:
NOTE: if compiling was halted with error from
If you want to replace your standard python:
You can use this version by issuing