[Image-SIG] Problem using PIL with cx_freeze
fredrik at pythonware.com
Mon Nov 20 17:42:38 CET 2006
(repost; the original seems to have gotten stuck somewhere)
Colin Brown wrote:
> I am attempting to put together a package that uses python2.3 under
the corresponding version of cx_freeze on Windows 2K.
> When run interactively from python23 it works really well but when
frozen I get the following error:
> Save_handler = SAVE[string.upper(format)] # unknown format
> KeyError: 'PNG'
PIL uses a dynamic mechanism to load plugins, and freeze tools sometimes
forget to include the plugins PIL needs.
the easiest way to solve this is to explicitly import the ones you need:
for more on this, see:
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