[New-bugs-announce] [issue2922] "No windows home dir" doc error
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Mon May 19 23:29:59 CEST 2008
New submission from John Burnett <python at johnburnett.com>:
The above says "Windows has no concept of a user's home directory, and
since the standard Python installation under Windows is simpler than
under Unix, the --prefix option has traditionally been used to install
additional packages in separate locations on Windows."
However, any modern Windows OS does have that concept (i.e. see the
%USERPROFILE% env variable). Not sure how to best change the above, but...
nosy: georg.brandl, python at johnburnett.com
title: "No windows home dir" doc error
versions: Python 2.5
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