Python in DOS
hnowak at cuci.nl
Fri Nov 19 07:15:18 CET 1999
On 18 Nov 99, William Park wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 18, 1999 at 06:24:25PM -0500, Curtis, Craig M. wrote:
> > Does anyone know the "approved" way to get rid of the following
> > message:
> > Could not find platform dependent libraries <exec_prefix>
> > Consider setting $PYTHONHOME to <prefix>[:<exec_prefix>]
> > 'import site' failed; use -v for traceback
> > Python 1.5.2 (#6, Nov 18 1999, 17:19:05) [GCC 2.8.1] on ms-dos7
> > Copyright 1991-1995 Stichting Mathematisch Centrum, Amsterdam
> > I've tried everything I can think of to set PYTHONHOME and PYTHONPATH
> > and python ALWAYS starts up this way.
> If I remember (this was long long time ago), I had to remove case
> sensitivity for library files by setting some dummy environment
You surely mean the PYTHONCASEOK variable. If that doesn't help,
simply comment these parts out of the source code... DOS is not going
to use them anyway.
--Hans Nowak (zephyrfalcon at hvision.nl)
You call me a masterless man. You are wrong. I am my own master.
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