Python Compiled File

Name: Python Compiled File

Version: 3.6

Description: Python automatically compiles a python script before running it, the first time the script runs it will create a .pyc in the same directory as the .py file which will then be used if the script is run again to save time by not having to re-compile the code.

Deprecated: false


PUID: fmt/1118

sameAs : PRONOM:

Extension: pyc

Magic: true

Container Magic: false

Binary Magic: true

Signature Priority Over:

See Also (e.g. Wikidata, Library of Congress):

Software that can read the format:



Type: []()