need help with game

BBFoto bbfoto2002 at
Wed Apr 2 05:23:17 CEST 2003

I copied your statement, changed the path and tried it.

"Syntax error" was the result.

Thanks for trying to help.


On Mon, 31 Mar 2003 16:31:52 -0600, Stephen Boulet
<stephen.boulet at> wrote:

>You could fire up a "cmd" console, and type in:
>   C:\python22\python "C:\program files\pysol\"
>Adjust the paths to fit your setup. Or you could associate ".py" files with 
>the python executable.
>-- Stephen
>BBFoto wrote:
>> This question is so basic and I am so lacking in this area, that I
>> will completely understand if I am ignored.  
>> I received a cd from PC World with a game called PySol, among other
>> things.  It says I need Python to play it.  It gives a reference, so I
>> get Python and I load the game to my HD.  (Win98 platform)   Nowhere
>> in the game does it tell me how to get it to run.  It refers to "drop
>> it on Python."  I have no idea what that means.  
>> I run the Python executable and type in "PySol" at the prompt on the
>> black screen and get "name not defined."  I can't find a .bat or .exe
>> file for PySol and I am totally unfamiliar with Python.
>> If anyone could give me a clue, it would be greatly appreciated!
>> BBfoto

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