You can use this addon for the following purposes:
- Write data capture modules in Python
- Add utility scripts written in Python to the script catalog
- Execute arbitrary snippets of Python code in the Console view
To install the Python addon, select Help > Install New Software. In the site list, select Phaedra Updates. Check the Python Scripting Engine item in the addon list, and click Next.
Aside from the different syntax, Python scripting can be done in the same way as regular scripting. See How To: Scripting for more information.