workhorse wrote:I agree, 3.0 seems to have a few issues with their library. If you're using a mac, I highly recommend sublime text.
There is absolutely nothing wrong with Python 3 itself. The reason Micseydel suggested 2.7 is because the OP said he has a book using python 2.5.
The only issue with py3 is that occasionally you might want a library that hasn't been ported. This is less and less a problem these days.