Installation problem on Windows 98

R. Hughes r__hughes at
Mon Feb 16 19:46:28 CET 2004

No problems here on two W98 platforms using Python
versions 2.3.2 and 2.3.3 from
Suggest you try to reinstall then if you still have problems
try downloading  the W98 installer for 2.3.3 again

Good Luck.

"Kent Tong" <kent at> wrote in message
news:c93e5fda.0402160226.6889923b at
> Hi all,
> I've installed Python 2.3 using the Windows installer
> downloaded from I'm using Win98. The
> installation process went well without any problem.
> However, double-clicking the "IDLE (Python GUI)" does
> nothing. The cursor changes to a hour-glass for about
> 1 second and then nothing happens. The "Python (command
> line)" works.
> Any help? Thanks!

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