Python in DOS

Curtis, Craig M. curtis_c at
Mon Nov 22 15:52:31 CET 1999

Commenting out those dreaded printfs certainly does work :-)

I guess I do not understand what PYTHONHOME should be set to.  I tried
setting it to the python-1.5.2 root and also to the lib under it, but
neither of these work.


> ----------
> From: 	Hans Nowak[SMTP:hnowak at]
> Sent: 	Friday, November 19, 1999 5:20 PM
> To: 	Curtis, Craig M.
> Cc: 	python-list at
> Subject: 	RE: Python in DOS
> On 19 Nov 99, at 10:59, Curtis, Craig M. wrote:
> > I tried setting PYTHONCASEOK to 0 and did the configure and make and
> still
> > have the same problem.  Any more suggestions?
> Yeah, try setting it to 1. :o) 0 doesn't have much effect AFAIK. This 
> variable does not affect compilation though, it only affects the 
> interpreter when it runs.
> If that doesn't help, do as I said... uncomment the code. I think 
> uncommenting a coupla fprintf statements in getpath.c will do. You'll 
> know 'em when you see 'em... they're these infamous error/warning 
> messages of course.
> HTH,
> --Hans Nowak (zephyrfalcon at
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