Minor install annoyance on Activestate Python 2.2.1 build 222

GerritM gmuller at worldonline.nl
Sun Jun 16 05:46:25 EDT 2002

"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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