[Image-SIG] trouble using PIL on windows
Tue, 29 Feb 2000 11:23:16 -0600
>Hi. Thanks for the advice. I put the _imaging.dll in the python root
>directory (i.e. d:\python). It still won't load. When I type:
I had these same problems (just on Win98 - NT works fine out of the box)
I tried so many things, that I can't remember what finally fixed it :-(
1) unzip the PIL distribution (I have pil-win32-991101.zip) into a scratch
directory. You will get a folder "py152" containing:
2) move the Scripts folder, _imaging.dll, and _tkinter.pyd into the PIL =
3) move the PIL folder and PIL.pth to your python root directory
(c:\program files\python\ or wherever).
4) search out any other files named _imaging.dll, _imaging.pyd,=20
_tkinter.dll, or _tkinter.pyd that might possibly be on your python =
or on your system path. Move them somewhere python can't find them.
(I got so frustrated, I moved them to a floppy).
5) see if PIL will run