Python Startup file

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py2 at
Sat Jan 17 12:09:19 CET 2009

En Sat, 17 Jan 2009 02:23:40 -0200, Gary Smith <gary.smith28 at>  

> I've never been able to get ActiveState Python's PythonWin to observe the
> file referenced in the Windows PYTHONSTARTUP environment variable.
> Many thanks for pointing out the obvious to me

AFAIK, PythonWin doesn't honor the PYTHONSTARTUP variable.
IDLE does, but you have to use the -s option.

Gabriel Genellina

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