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Fixed #3159 -- documented how to work around a lack of symlinking fun…

…ctionality

on Windows (with respect to django-admin.py).


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@@ -17,7 +17,11 @@ two things for you before delegating to ``django-admin.py``:
The ``django-admin.py`` script should be on your system path if you installed
Django via its ``setup.py`` utility. If it's not on your path, you can find it in
``site-packages/django/bin`` within your Python installation. Consider
-symlinking to it from some place on your path, such as ``/usr/local/bin``.
+symlinking it from some place on your path, such as ``/usr/local/bin``.
+
+For MS Windows users, who do not have symlinking functionality available, you
+can copy ``django-admin.py`` to a location on your existing path or edit the
+``PATH`` settings (under ``Settings - Control Panel - System - Advanced - Environment...``) to point to its installed location.
Generally, when working on a single Django project, it's easier to use
``manage.py``. Use ``django-admin.py`` with ``DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE``, or the
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