making a python program in windows

Tim Golden mail at
Fri May 22 09:54:59 CEST 2009

rustom wrote:
> Thanks for this (and all other) tips.
> Strangely now my m/c shows things exactly like so. A new .py file gets
> associated with python but two days ago it was with pythonw?!
> Any recos on where I could read up on this stuff?

I by "all this stuff" you mean: Windows file associations,
then this would be the place:

If you mean: what the Python installer does to set such
things up, then there is some information here:

but not really covering the exact question you've
been asking. You'd have to hunt around the archives
of this mailing list and/or look at the msi source:

(and feel free to submit a doc patch if you think it might help)


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