[Tutor] PythonPath Stickiness

Grimmtooth grimmtoothtoo@yahoo.com
Sun, 30 Dec 2001 19:49:04 -0500

> For reasons obscure to me, my PYTHONPATH environmental variable seems
> ignored.  I believe when I enter the 'python' command, the command

PYTHONPATH is only used internally by Python itself.  The location of the
Python binary should be indicated in the primary PATH variable, just like
everything else.

PYTHONPATH tells Python where to find its goodies once it is started, so you
WILL need to have that set, too.

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