[Spambayes] Virgin XP works....

tshumway at jdiworks.net tshumway at jdiworks.net
Tue Apr 22 08:45:54 EDT 2003

Quoting Dan Mara <dmara at dimensionpoint.com>:
> [Dan Mara]
> > Python must not be required, as SpamBayes is running
> > great on a Winnt 4.0 and XP boxes with no Python...
> Trust us:  spambayes is coded entirely in Python, both
> the classification
> engine and the Outlook plugin.  I personally guarantee
> no part of spambayes
> can even start if Python isn't installed.  OTOH, maybe
> Microsoft is shipping
> new versions of Outlook with spambayes pre-installed
> <wink>.
> alas-that-would-take-marketing-vision-ly y'rs  - tim

It appears then that at least Compaq/HP has some marketing vision. The XP box 
my friend bought at Fry's had Python 2.2.1 installed.

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