[Image-SIG] Re: problems with import

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at pythonware.com
Sun Jan 11 14:50:02 EST 2004

wangshifang_2008 at yahoo.com.cn wrote:

> when I type
> 1 import _imaging
>     Traceback (most recent call last):
>     File "<stdin>", line 1, in ?
>     ImportError: DLL load failed: <chinese message snipped>
> 2  import Image
>     im = Image.open("c:\powered1.jpg")
>     im.show()
>    Traceback (most recent call last):
>    ImportError: The _imaging C module is not installed

> what should i do?

this page might help:


if not, the text after "DLL load failed" might contain the necessary


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