use for Python programming language in Emacs. Emacs supports several versions of the language implementation, versions, and coding styles. Python questions should augment with additional tags as appropriate as described in the description below.
Emacs already has out-of-the-box Python support via
python-mode and there are a number of Python major modes for Emacs. Emacs provides basic editing and IDE-like features by using a combination of native Emacs features and external Emacs/Python packages:
python.elcomes with Emacs versions 24.2 and later
loveshack python.elfor Emacs versions 24.1 and before
When tagging questions with python, mention Emacs and Python package versions.
For IDE-related python questions, mention which of these packages as well:
SpacemacsPython layer, which is based on
python-mode.el, which replaced
Questions about Python interactive shells and REPLs should tag them with ipython as well.