[python-win32] Setting PYTHONSTARTUP

Jens B. Jorgensen jens.jorgensen@tallan.com
Tue, 24 Dec 2002 09:06:53 -0600

Just as a sanity check have you verified that the env variable is being 
passed to python?

import os
print os.environ['PYTHONSTARTUP']

Tony Cappellini wrote:

> I've added the PYTHONSTARTUP variable to control panel, on Win2000,and 
> put
> a print statement in the file, so I know IF it's being executed.
> After launching PythonWin, I never see the print statement, nor the 
> effects from changing directories, which I've also added to the file 
> pointed to by PYTHONSTARTUP..
> Strangely enough, neither IDLE, Ipython, nor PythonW32 see the startup 
> file, so what am I doing wrong ?
> thanks
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