Alternative Ways to install Python 2.4?

Michael Goettsche mail at
Mon Jan 24 04:03:56 EST 2005

On Monday 24 January 2005 00:29, "Martin v. Löwis" wrote:
> Michael Goettsche wrote:
> > I convinced my CS teacher to use Python in school. We currently have 2.2
> > installed on a Windows 2000 Terminal server. I asked the system
> > administrator to upgrade to Python 2.4, but he didn't succeed in doing
> > it. He used the microsoft installer package, which according to him
> > crashed when starting. So my question is if there's an alternative way to
> > install it(must be easy). Would it be an option to remove 2.2 first and
> > then try to install 2.4 again?
> That would be an option, but I doubt it helps. Please have a look at
> Most likely, you need to upgrade Visual Basic on that machine.
> Of course, without a precise error description, it is hard to tell.
> Regards,
> Martin

Hi Martin,

thanks for your answer, I'll let him know!


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