problem starting python interpreter in emacs (win98)

Lexy Zhitenev zhitenev at
Tue Apr 22 11:25:19 CEST 2003

"selwyn" <selwyn at> wrote in message:
news:V65pa.4289$AB5.573029 at
> system: win98
> python version 2.2.2
> emacs  21.2.1
> ..........
> hi all,


> My .emacs file is as follows:
> (setq load-path (cons "C:\Python22" load-path))

Not sure about ELisp, but try to use escaped backslash:

(setq load-path (cons "C:\\Python22" load-path))

Regards, Lexy

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