COM with Python.

Ken Guest kwg at
Fri Dec 7 12:11:07 EST 2001

On Fri, 2001-12-07 at 16:18, Ken Guest wrote:
> I'm new to coding com objects in Python and am trying to figure out why
> I keep getting a Run Time error 429  (ActiveX component can't create
> Object) raised by VB's CreateObject function. 
> Everything seems to register ok (as far as registering as a COM server
> anyways). But I keep getting either that error, or python import related
> errors.
> I've tried using from chapter 5 of the "Programming 
> on Win32" book and attempting to create a PythonUtilities object and
> that worked fine.
> could somebody please help me on this one? thanks.

stupid PYTHONPATH wasn't being set in the right place.


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