[Python-Dev] PYTHON3PATH

Georg Brandl g.brandl at gmx.net
Sat Jan 16 21:05:46 CET 2010

Am 13.01.2010 21:27, schrieb Lennart Regebro:
> On Wed, Jan 13, 2010 at 21:08, Oleg Broytman <phd at phd.pp.ru> wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 13, 2010 at 08:50:59PM +0100, Lennart Regebro wrote:
>>> What do you need to do in the PYTHONSTARTUP file?
>>> Ten years of Python programming, and I didn't even know it existed. :-)
>>   See http://phd.pp.ru/Software/dotfiles/init.py.html for an example.
> Cheese and fries! :-)
> Anyway, I don't see how this could pose any problems, because any user
> advanced enough to do these things will be advanced enough to
> understand what the problem is and fix it so it works under Python 3
> too.

I'd propose adding a bit of text to the environment variables documentation,
and especially about the needs of PYTHONSTARTUP files.


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Four shall be the number of spaces thou shalt indent, and the number of thy
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