[Python-Dev] PEP 538 warning at startup: please remove it
tjreedy at udel.edu
Sun Jun 25 11:14:53 EDT 2017
On 6/12/2017 4:30 PM, Glenn Linderman wrote:
> On 6/12/2017 1:11 PM, Terry Reedy wrote:
>> I do not have any locale-related env vars. You should check whether
>> the warning is off on all Win10 systems, as well as Win7 and Win8.
>> Many Windows users know nothing about ENV VARS, and even if they do,
>> they may not know how (I don't know the details) or MAY NOT BE ABLE to
>> set one permanently.
> where (latest Win10): in the control panel, System and Security, System,
> Advanced system settings (left edge menu item),
On my system, accessing Advanced system settings requires an admin password.
> Advanced Tab, Environment Variables (button).
> Two sets of variables. User should always be able to set User variables
> that are in effect for all new processes launched after creation of the
On my auto-updated Win 10 system, one may only set User variables for
the admin account one gave the password for.
> System variables may be locked down if not administrator.
Are locked down.
> Both types are permanent, stored in the registry.
As I said, I seem to only be able to do so permanently with admin access.
Terry Jan Reedy
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