[PyQt] PyQt4 installation deletes the Windows PATH variable

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Wed Sep 2 10:04:26 BST 2009

On Wed, 02 Sep 2009 10:33:07 +0200, Viktor Kerkez
<viktor.kerkez at dmsgroup.rs> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a situation where my PATH variable have more than 1024 
> charachters (which is valid according to Microsoft if I have the SP2, 
> which I have: "After you install this hotfix or Windows XP Service Pack 
> 2 (SP2), the PATH environment variable limit is increased to 2,048 
> characters.")
> When I started the PyQt4 installation, it completely deleted all the 
> paths from the PATH variable, and writes only the PyQt4 path.
> Do You have any solution for this problem?

You don't say which version. The installer for Python v2.5 has a problem,
later ones don't (as far as I know).


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