I am out of trial and error again Lists

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Sun Oct 26 22:44:51 CET 2014

On 10/26/2014 1:08 AM, Dennis Lee Bieber wrote:
> On Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:48:59 -0400, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu>
> declaimed the following:
>>> C:\Users\Wulfraed\Documents>python3
>> You must have done something extra to make this work on Windows.
> 	Possibly hand-edited my system PATH -- I've got a rather nasty one
> (inserting line breaks)...

I was referring to the existence of 'python3' (and 'python2').  I 
presume these are created by the ActiveState installer that you said you 
used.  There are not created by the PSF Windows installer.  It instead 
creates 'py' linked to the new launcher; 'py -2' and 'py -3' launch the 
latest available python 2 or python3.

Terry Jan Reedy

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