is it possible to set the default python to 2.6 for debian lenny somehow?
I'd just like to comment on Dennis Williamson's answer:
Using the command line provided for the "install" commands results in this error:
it looks like the syntax to create the alternative would rather be:
Ie, the first parameter needs to be an absolute path, not just a name.
If alternatives are already set up:
then choose from the list that's presented.
If they're not set up, then do this: