Python is a programming language with many characteristics, such as an intuitive syntax and powerful data structures. It is widely used in many industries today. In this series of articles, we will explore Python automation.
In this article, we will cover the installation process of Python on macOS.
First, we need to install the latest version of Python. We can do this by visiting the Python website and downloading the installer.
Once the installer is downloaded, we can open it and follow the on-screen instructions.
We will need to agree to the license agreement and then select the destination for the installation.
We can choose to install Python for all users or just for ourselves.
Next, we will need to select the components to install. We can choose to install the standard library, the development tools, or both.
We can also choose the version of Python to install.
The installation process will take a few minutes.
Once the installation is complete, we can open the Python interpreter by running the python command in a terminal.
We can also create a new Python file by running the python filename.py command.
In the next article, we will explore the basics of Python programming.