multiple Python 2.7 Windows installations

Martin v. Loewis martin at
Tue Apr 19 23:27:33 CEST 2011

> I tried to create another 2.7 key but regedit wouldn't let me.
> So, if I can only have one 2.7 key, it would seem that the routine
> GetPythonVersions will only ever get 1 version of 2.7.
> Does this mean that it is unsupported to have more than one Python 2.7
> installation on Windows?

Exactly so - it's unsupported. There are ways around it, but they
require more familiarity with distutils and Windows internals.


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