[IPython-user] Re:: IPython install under Win2000
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Mon Jul 18 13:54:05 CDT 2005
You <A> wrote on Monday (7/18/2005 at 2:44 PM) thus about [Fwd] Re: [IPython-user] Re: IPython install under Win2000:
>>> So in Win2000 and WinXP, in any case, relying on
>>> USERPROFILE will work better than relying on HOME.
A> On Mon, 18 Jul 2005, Fernando Perez apparently wrote:
>> Well, for NT if $HOME is undefined, I use this:
A> Sure, and that works *because* %HOME% is not defined on
A> WinXP. But on Win2000 (mine at least, which ought to be
A> standard in this sense, since I have no clue how to change
A> any of this), it is defined, to %USERPROFILE% (literally).
A> So that creates a mess.
A> Alan Isaac
I have a solution for you. My Computer -> properties -> advanced ->
Environment variables, then fix the HOME variable. (YMMV and YCSMV)
$ select * from USERS where clue > 0
0 Rows Returned
(Python 2.3.5, IPython 0.6.13, Windows XP)
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