[Python-Dev] Re: RELEASED Python 2.4.1, release candidate 1

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Sat Mar 12 17:10:30 CET 2005

Jeremy Hylton wrote:
> I seem to have a problem with the install on XP SP1.  Python itself is
> installed, but IDLE won't start.  The error says: "IDLE's subprocess
> didn't make connection.  Either IDLE can't start a subprocess or
> personal firewall software is blocking the connection."  I believe the
> problem is the firewall, but I'm not sure if it is related to the
> install.  The previous install (Python 2.3) worked fine.

What firewall software are you using? Any exceptions in the console
when starting IDLE?


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