Python portability

One feature that determined Python’s success in the global programming landscape was its extreme portability; there are versions of Python for Linux platform (its natural environment since it was developed here), for Unix-like operating systems, Mac OS, and Windows in all its versions.

The versatility of Python manifests itself in its entirety when there is a Python version also for the obsolete operating system with an MS-DOS-oriented interface.

Python portability

But the development of Python does not stop at the platforms just seen but extends to those that are widely used today for the programming of mobile phones, satellite navigators and so on. Last but not least, Python can be used on Java and in .NET virtual machines.

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