Building a minimal Python 2.2 for Windows

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Thu Jul 26 20:22:03 CEST 2001

"Morten W. Petersen" <morten at> wrote in message
news:Pine.LNX.4.21.0107261804050.25190-100000 at
> Hia,
> I've just tried to build a small Python distribution that will fit
on a
> floppy disc (to do some cleanups on the filesystem without starting
> windows itself); however, the message python22.dll is needed..
>, I've just copied a couple of files from the install
> files like python22.exe and certain .py and .lib files, can't find
> python22.dll file though..
> Any ideas?

Try /windows/system for python22.dll and python22.lib (don't know if
you need the latter)

Terry J. Reedy

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