2.3.4 windows installer

vincent wehren vincent at visualtrans.de
Thu Oct 7 22:31:57 CEST 2004

Brad Tilley wrote:
> Is there an easy way to make the windows installer default to c:\Program 
> Files\Python23 instead of c:\Python23? I know that the path can be 
> changed manually at install, but that's a pain when you have 
> dozens/hundreds of machines.

Isn't a shared network installation an option worth considering in such 
a setting?

Vincent Wehren

> Python stands out like a sore thumb when installed into the root 
> directory and users who aren't familiar with it think it's Spyware or 
> Malware of some sort and tend to try and delete the folder. We runs a 
> script that removes it from Add/Remove Programs and the Start Menu's 
> 'Programs' folder, but we'd like to not have the installer default to 
> the root dir... any suggestions???

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