Why does Python never add itself to the Windows path?

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Wed Jan 3 20:12:16 CET 2007

Ben Sizer schrieb:
>> Those packages should install .bat files into /scripts on Windows.
> Which still need their location to be be fully qualified, due to
> /scripts not being in the path. This is not my experience with Linux
> installations of the same packages.

Ah, so you not only want the directory that contains Python added to
the path, but also /scripts. That's again a new requirement, and I
think it is the first time that somebody requests it.


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