Minor install annoyance on Activestate Python 2.2.1 build 222

David Lees deblNonooosmawahppmy at theworld.com
Mon Jun 17 01:09:45 EDT 2002

A day later (Early Monday now) and I just went and started a fresh
download and all is fine with the name.


GerritM wrote:
> "David Lees" <debl2Nonospawhammy at bellatlantic.net> schreef in bericht
> news:3D0BF7B4.21096694 at bellatlantic.net...
> > I just downloaded and installed the latest ActiveState build of Python
> > 2.2.1 off their site and could not get it to install on my win98SE box
> > even though I had previously run the windows installer.  The problem
> > turns on to be that the name of the file you download is
> > ActivePython-2.2.1-222.msi.exe
> > Simply remove the '.exe' extension so the name is:
> > ActivePython-2.2.1-222.msi and the installation goes just fine.
> >
> > David Lees
> Quite strange, I installed ActivePython-2.2.1-222 last thursday, freshly
> downloaded and did not have this (or any other) problem.
> regards Gerrit
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