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I wont to run blender2.49 and I have compiled and installed python 2.6.6 under /usr/local/bin and when I start blender in console it says

Compiled with Python version 2.6.2.
Could not find platform independent libraries <prefix>
Could not find platform dependent libraries <exec_prefix>
Consider setting $PYTHONHOME to <prefix>[:<exec_prefix>]

when I run python in console it says python 2.6.6 How can I add python to library path or $pytonhome ?

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  • $\begingroup$ Are you on mac or on linux? $\endgroup$ – clankill3r Dec 8 '19 at 20:00
  • $\begingroup$ Im on ubuntu 18.04 $\endgroup$ – Slobodan Vidovic Dec 8 '19 at 20:15
  • $\begingroup$ No need to compile or install, there are ready to use self-contained versions in the release archive download.blender.org/release $\endgroup$ – Moog Dec 8 '19 at 20:25
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On OSX, open a terminal session. In your user directory (e.g. mac/users/doeke) make sure you have a file named .bash_profile If it is not there then create one.

Open terminal.

sudo nano .bash_profile

add:

export PYTHONHOME=/usr/local/bin/python_whatever_the_fing_path_is

press ctrl + x to quit and hit y to save the file.

Now log in and out or reboot. Hopefully it is fixed now.

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