wiki:UsefulPythonCommandLines

List the Package Paths

python -c "import sys; print '\n'.join(sys.path)"


Start Simple HTTP Web Server

This will start a HTTP server on port 8000 (if no port is specified) serving the files and directories which are in the current working dir. See link

Python 2.4 or later

python -m SimpleHTTPServer          # default, listen at: 0.0.0.0 port 8000
python -m SimpleHTTPServer 8090 # listen at: 0.0.0.0 port 8090

Python 3

python -m http.server [port]


Test Tkinter

python -c "import Tkinter; Tkinter._test()"


See also

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