Adding paths to sys.path permanently, and another problem...
adekel at ort.org.il
Fri Dec 17 00:35:19 CET 2004
Jeff Shannon wrote:
> Amir Dekel wrote:
>> 2. os.path.expanduser("~") always gives me "C:\\" instead of my
>> homepath. I have tried to change my homepath in WinXP using set
>> homepath(in command line), and alsaw using the "Environment Variables"
>> in WinXP system properties, non helped. I really have to fix this
> Judging from this, I think that os.environ['USERPROFILE'] seems like it
> may do what you want, though os.environ['APPDATA'] might be useful as
> well. Of course, if you're trying to get something to work
> cross-platform, things may be more difficult -- but that's because
> Windows doesn't normally use ~ so its use is not supported very well.
> You may be able to create a $HOME that's equivalent to $USERPROFILE...
Yet another reason not to use Windows and all it's silly system...
Unfotunely, I am stuck with a USB ADSL modem on a family computer, which
led to terrible headaches with my (quiet successful, actually) attempts
to install Linux.
Well, so be it...
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