pythonw.exe under Windows-7 (Won't run for one admin user)

Rhodri James rhodri at
Thu Nov 12 00:55:15 CET 2009

On Wed, 11 Nov 2009 04:51:38 -0000, SD_V897 <SD_V897 at> wrote:

> Rhodri James wrote:
>> On Tue, 10 Nov 2009 15:39:46 -0000, SD_V897 <SD_V897 at>  
>> wrote:
>> No, I'm asking you -- or rather your admin user -- to invoke the  
>> program that is giving you grief from the command line, i.e. "python  
>>", and tell me what happens.  "It doesn't work" won't be  
>> considered at all helpful; without details we might as well just print  
>> out your script, throw darts at it, and tell you the problem is where  
>> the darts land.
>>  The rest of your answer however suggests that I've fundamentally  
>> misunderstood what you've said.  Please tell me *exactly* what happens  
>> when it doesn't "run fine" for your admin user.
> I fixed it for some reason deleting my idlerc folder allows it to work  
> again..

Then I'd hazard a guess that it was a permissions problem.  If it recurs,
please actually answer questions when we ask them, otherwise we really
might as well not bother.

Rhodri James *-* Wildebeest Herder to the Masses

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