extract python install info from registry

Trent Mick trentm at ActiveState.com
Tue Dec 6 20:47:52 CET 2005

[Laszlo Zsolt Nagy wrote]
> rbt wrote:
> >On windows xp, is there an easy way to extract the information that 
> >Python added to the registry as it was installed?
> >  
> >
> Using regedit.exe, look at the registry keys and values under
> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Python
> If you need to know how to read the registry from Python: please install 
> the python win32 extensions (or use ActivePython).

Actually you don't need the PyWin32 extensions to read the Windows
registry since the _winreg module was added to the Python core.


Trent Mick
TrentM at ActiveState.com

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