[XML-SIG] Problems installing PyXML-0.8.1 on windows

Martin v. L÷wis martin@v.loewis.de
Wed, 20 Nov 2002 17:38:57 +0100


>   I've just downloaded the PyXML-0.8.1.win32-py2.1.exe file from
sourceforge
> and am trying to install it. But when the Setup program gets to the
second
> screen the 'select python installtion to use' box is empty and I can't
type
> anything into the 'Installation Directory' box either. What can I do?
>
>   N.B. My relevant Python is 2.1.3 (which came bundled with Zope 2.6)
and
> the OS is Windows XP(Home)-SP1.

The PyXML setup tries to find certain registry keys that the Zope
installation
does not set. Your options are to either set those registry keys (search
this
mailing list's archive for details), to build PyXML from source, or to
install
it yourself using WinZip (the installer ist just a zip file).

HTH,
Martin