Information about the .py (py) file type

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .py (py) file type.

Python source file. Text file that contains software source code for the Python scripting language. A .py file may be edited or viewed using any text editor. The file may be run directly using a Python interpreter and is a popular choice for scripting on web sites.

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .py files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .py. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.