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advice for ‘file descriptor problem’ victims

Until beginning of 2010 Python 2.6 had a special Unicode problem. You got a good chance to have downloaded a non-working Python 2.6 version.

If you still have the file descriptor problem you might uninstall Python 2.6 (and the plugins) completely and install Python 2.7 + the two required plugins as described in the FAQs section.

I don’t know if that solves the problem but it may be worth a try (needs around 10 -15 minutes).

I can’t reproduce the problem (Unicode pathnames work file with my computer) and Python 2.7 is said to be faster and more reliable anyway. 😉

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2 Responses to “advice for ‘file descriptor problem’ victims”


  1. March 13, 2014 at 8:50 pm

    I love looking through an article that will make men and women think.
    Also, many thanks for allowing me to comment!

  2. September 21, 2014 at 5:17 am

    This is a really good tip especially to those fresh to the blogosphere.
    Short but very precise information… Appreciate your sharing
    this one. A must read post!


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