Python Windows Installation

Bjoern Schliessmann usenet-mail-0306.20.chr0n0ss at
Thu Oct 25 19:29:23 CEST 2007

Dennis Lee Bieber wrote:
> Besides preferring an install path that doesn't have spaces...

Which I don't understand (works best for me, and is best practice in
> On a proper XP (or later) system, one needs ADMIN privileges to
> install/modify the contents of %PROGRAMFILES%. Any user can
> probably install to a top-level "python25" directory. 

Really? That's a strange world. The normal place for user stuff is
his Files directory.

But it would be no problem to make a Python25 directory
user-writable, no matter where it is.



BOFH excuse #58:

high pressure system failure

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