Python Launcher doesn't work with OS X Leopard

It appears that Python Launcher doesn't work under OS X Leopard.

Python Launcher is used to launch Python apps by double-clicking on them in the Finder, and is thus useful when testing GUI Python apps.

I wasted a bit of time trying to track down where exactly I had done something wrong in configuring my system so I hope this simple post keeps someone else from the same fate! :)

Based on the issue ticket at, the bug appears to be fixed but I'm not sure which version it will be/was released in (I'm running Python 2.5.1 and experiencing the issue).

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