Hello - my Python 2.5 IDLE used to start up, but now it won't.

I tried looking at the preferences - those don't have any glaring mistakes.

When I try to start it command line I get the following error:

Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
(C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.

G:\>cd python25/lib/idlelib

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "G:\Python25\Lib\idlelib\idle.py", line 21, in <module>
File "C:\Python25\lib\idlelib\PyShell.py", line 1402, in main
shell = flist.open_shell()
File "C:\Python25\lib\idlelib\PyShell.py", line 275, in open_shell
self.pyshell = PyShell(self)
File "C:\Python25\lib\idlelib\PyShell.py", line 811, in __init__
OutputWindow.__init__(self, flist, None, None)
File "C:\Python25\lib\idlelib\OutputWindow.py", line 16, in __init__
EditorWindow.__init__(self, *args)
File "C:\Python25\lib\idlelib\EditorWindow.py", line 248, in __init__
File "C:\Python25\lib\idlelib\EditorWindow.py", line 715, in update_recent_fil
rf_file = open(self.recent_files_path, 'w')
IOError: [Errno 28] No space left on device: 'G:\\.idlerc\\recent-files.lst'

What is going on? I would very much like to be able to use 2.5. I can get 2.6 to work, but the modules I need don't have a version in 2.6 because of the Numeric/Numpy difference

Never mind. Finally figured it out. 2 drives - one local, one network. One was full.

Thanks to those who read the post!


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