[Pythonmac-SIG] Install location
treaves at silverfieldstech.com
Mon Apr 10 02:39:52 CEST 2006
On Apr 9, 2006, at 8:32 PM, Bob Ippolito wrote:
> On Apr 9, 2006, at 4:49 PM, Timothy Reaves wrote:
>> Why is it the installer at http://www.python.org/download/releases/
>> 2.4.3/ install into /Applications ? Why does it not install as a
>> framework? ActiveState Python does, although they still user /usr/
>> local/bin for the links.
> It puts IDLE, BuildApplet, and the other applications that ship
> with MacPython in Applications. This is not unusual.
> It DOES install as a framework.
> It DOES by default put symlinks in /usr/local/bin.
> The slight differences in the way ActivePython behaves are
> deviations on their part.
O.K. I must have misread the ReadMe.txt.
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