Newbie thwarted by sys.path on Vista

Piet van Oostrum piet at
Sun Aug 2 01:36:18 CEST 2009

>>>>> "Michael M Mason" <michael at> (MMM) wrote:

>MMM> I'm running Python 3.1 on Vista and I can't figure out how to add my own
>MMM> directory to  sys.path.

>MMM> The docs suggest that I can either add it to the PYTHONPATH environment
>MMM> variable or to the PythonPath key in the registry.  However, PYTHONPATH
>MMM> doesn't exist, 

Then create it.
Piet van Oostrum <piet at>
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