PyQt setup on Linux Mandrake 8.2

Alex Martelli aleax at
Mon Sep 23 02:58:57 EDT 2002

djw wrote:
> modules). Unfortunately, when I try to install new py modules, they all
> want to install into /usr instead of /usr/local, since /usr/bin/python
> is ahead of /usr/local/bin/python on $PATH, causing sys.prefix to point

The PATH is not etched in stone: edit /etc/profile or wherever it is
you set your PATH, and just put /ust/local/bin ahead of /usr/bin there.


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