Need Help w. PIP!

Steve Burrus steveburrus28 at gmail.com
Sat Sep 5 05:07:44 CEST 2015


On Friday, September 4, 2015 at 9:20:14 PM UTC-5, Rob Hills wrote:
> On 05/09/15 08:55, MRAB wrote:
> > On 2015-09-05 01:35, Rob Hills wrote:
> >> On 05/09/15 01:47, Cody Piersall wrote:
> >>> > On Fri, Sep 4, 2015 at 12:22 PM, Steve Burrus
> >>> <steveburrus28 at gmail.com <mailto:steveburrus28 at gmail.com>> wrote:
> >>>
> >> <..>
> >>> >> "echo %path%
> >>> >>
> >>> >> C:\Python34;C:\Python34\python.exe;C:\Python34\Scripts;
> >>
> >> It's a long time since I last used Windoze in anger, but that second
> >> path entry (C:\Python34\python.exe;) looks wrong to me.  Unless Windoze
> >> has changed recently, you shouldn't have a program name in your path.
> >> IIRC, that's going to break all path entries that follow it, so it could
> >> be the cause of your problem (ie the "C:\Python34\Scripts;" part won't
> >> be accessible.
> >>
> >> Perhaps try deleting the "C:\Python34\python.exe;" entry from your PATH
> >> environment variable and see what happens.
> >>
> > It should be a list of folder paths. Including a file path doesn't
> > appear to break it, and, in fact, I'd be surprised if it did; it should
> > just keep searching, much like it should if the folder were missing.
> 
> You're probably right, but my recollection of Windoze is that it was
> very easily broken, hence my migration to Linux many moons ago.  I
> reckon it wouldn't hurt to try getting rid of the invalid path entry anyway.
> 
well everyone there must be sometjhing about upgrading Python up to version 3.5 rc because everything works just fine now, beyond my wildest dreams! I am even able now to type in "pip" and get the usual info. on it and I have connected to the Django server and configured the admin so thanx for eveyone who tried to help me. 


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