Problems with PythonService.exe

Mark Hammond MarkH at
Sat Dec 8 00:56:12 EST 2001

George Song wrote:

> I'm just getting into making Python Windows Services and am having
> problems.
> I first started with the pipeTestService from both ActiveState 2.1 and
> 2.2 to no avail.  Then tried Zope 2.4.3 and got the same result.
> The service installs ok, but when I try to start this is the Microsoft
> Management Console message I get:
> Could not start the Zope service on Local Computer. The service did
> not return an error. This could be an internal Windows error or an
> internal service error. If the problem persists, contact your system
> administrator.
> Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Try running "pythonservice.exe /register" from a Command prompt, and let 
me know what is printed.


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