[Distutils] MSVC CRT woes

M.-A. Lemburg mal at egenix.com
Thu Feb 5 16:51:56 EST 2004

Thomas Heller wrote:
>>>>Could you explicity add an icon as the apps icon - as when I have looked at
>>>>the sources there isn't one - so it is hard for me to write code to replace
>>>>it - my earlier thread - if it doesn't explicitly exist as I need to know
>>>>the resource id to change it...
>>>I would have added one if I would have found one that is really free
>>>to use legally.  I have to admint that I don't care too much about
>>>the icon so I did not search very hard (if at all ;-).
>>You should be able to use the snake icon that we use for the
>>Python installer (basically the same as the favicon.ico we
>>have on python.org). I think it's even included somewhere in
>>the distribution... right under PC/pycon.ico.
> That looks the same (or very similar) to Python23\py.ico, which is
> associated with .py files.
> IMO for an installer (even if it installs Python modules) the usual
> computer picture with a disc or a disc box beneath it is more
> appropriate.
> If you look at the default py2exe icon you will notice that I'm very
> creative and good making custom icons ;-), so that's not an option.

You could take one of these:


Marc-Andre Lemburg

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