Installing Python 3.0 no probs running 2.5 at the same time?

Cédric Lucantis omer at no-log.org
Thu Jun 19 18:10:43 CEST 2008


Le Thursday 19 June 2008 17:32:10 cirfu, vous avez écrit :
> Can I install 3.0 without breaking 2.5? Meaning does it overwrite some
> bindings or something or it just installs 3.0 in a different folder as
> a completely separate program?

It's OK for any version having different major/minor version numbers (so 2.4 + 
2.5 is OK, but _not_ 2.4.2 + 2.4.4). Everything go in different directories, 
and a version specific executable is also installed (python2.5, 
python3.0...). The main one (python) is just a link to one of them. 

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Cédric Lucantis



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