[issue9890] Visual C++ Runtime Library Error is there a fix?
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Sat Sep 25 21:08:21 CEST 2010
Gösta Huldt <ghuldt at gmail.com> added the comment:
I get the same error, but only when IDLE is run with the -n flag.
In my case, the error occurs when attempting to switch back to the IDLE gui after executing a script that opens a graphics window (using the vtk module). This is with Python 2.6.
I have Visual C++ 2010 Express installed, along with a previous install of the 2008 redistributable.
The following message is returned to the prompt:
Fatal Python error: PyEval_RestoreThread: NULL tstate
This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in an unusual way.
Please contact the application's support team for more information.
versions: +Python 2.6 -Python 3.1
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