Newbie question: python versions differ per user?

BobAalsma bob at
Tue Mar 9 12:23:59 CET 2010

On Mar 8, 8:15 pm, BobAalsma <bob.aal... at> wrote:
> I'm on Mac OS X 10.5.8 and downloaded 2.6.4 Mac Installer Disk Image
> as/in(?) the sys admin user. For this user Pyhton 2.6.4 is now the
> current version.
> I want to use Python outside the sys asdmin user. However, all other
> users still use Python 2.5.1 (Apple delivered).
> The sys admin user looks in /Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/
> Versions/2.6/lib/...
> The other users look in        /System/Library/Frameworks/
> Python.framework/Version/2.5/lib/...
> I could not find any questions on this matter, so am I the only one?
> Did I do something wrong?
> I assumed the paths for all users would be modified - too easy?

OK, sorry, found out.

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