Problem with Unzipping/Installing Python-2.3.exe

Steve J. Martin sjm at
Sat Aug 2 20:05:37 CEST 2003

Timothy Martens <timfm at> wrote in message news:<mailman.1059766289.11881.python-list at>...
> Hi John,
> We're in the same boat. I too am having trouble with the win installer. 
> It's just not working. This is also my first attempt(s) to install 
> Python. I'm running windows 2K. What version are you on?
> I sent a mesage to the list earlier (subject: 2.3 win installer, "Anyone 
> having problems with the 2.3 win installer? I'm running win2k pro (sp4) 
> and the installer is freezing after the initial dialogues, just as the 
> install starts.") -- but haven't got any feedback. I think maybe most of 
> the people on the list are running Unix? Can someone help us pathetic 
> windows users?
> Regards,
>  tim.

Hi tim,

     I had no trouble installing Python 2.3 on Win 2000 Pro SP3.  I'm
also a Python newbie and so can't provide any help, only encouragement
that the installer worked fine for me.


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