http://download.blender.org/documentati ... 11855.html
There is a section about "Setting PYTHONPATH on Linux and other UNIXes" that tells people to use a rc file. This does not work in Mac OS X, because apps launched from the GUI don't get shell variables. OS X uses ~/.MacOSX/environment.plist, which is a XML file as described here:
Maybe this information should be included in one of these "official" places:
- http://download.blender.org/documentati ... 11855.html
http://www.blender.org/modules/document ... index.html
The file "OSX tips.rtf" that ships with Blender
OS X 10.2 does not come with Python, so people install it through Fink. Maybe Fink takes care of making these environment variables available. I don't have the Fink version of Python installed, so I have no idea about it.