[Image-SIG] 64bit windows OS

Elias Fotinis efotinis at yahoo.com
Fri Sep 18 11:41:03 CEST 2009

From: Bill Mummert
> I am trying to install PIL 1.1.6 on a machine running a Windows Vista 
> 64bit OS with Python 2.6 installed. I tried the windows installer, but it 
> fails to detect my Python installation. Python is registered with the OS. 
> I checked the registry using regedit. I was able to install another Python 
> module py2exe using an installer they provide. I was just wondering if 
> their was a 64 bit installer I missed or a simple work around to make PIL 
> happen on this OS. Thanks!

Now that I reread your post, you don't specify whether you're using the 32- 
or 64-bit Python. My previous response is only relevant for Python x64. 
Otherwise, there's probably a mismatch of library versions or an incomplete 
installation of Python. 

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