[Python-mode] trouble with python-mode on Win 2000

skip@pobox.com skip at pobox.com
Fri Dec 23 05:31:45 CET 2005

    Todd> I'm trying to use python-mode in XEmacs version 21.4.18.  However,
    Todd> when I try to compile it or load it I get:

    Todd>  File error (("Searching for program" "No such file or directory"
    Todd>  "xargs"))

I can believe the xargs program isn't available on Windows.  "xargs" isn't
mentioned anywhere in the python-mode source.  I imagine some other bit of
the system is to blame.

Can you try setting debug-on-error to t and then send the resulting
backtrace to the list?

Skip Montanaro
skip at pobox.com

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