ImportError: DLL load failed: A device attached ...

Mark Hammond MarkH at
Tue May 8 19:43:19 EDT 2001

Bill Bell wrote:

> Apparently WIN32CLIPBOARD.PYD calls 
> GetClipboardSequenceNumber in user32.dll. I'm using Python on a 
> Win95 machine (you were almost right about that).

Poo.  I wasn't aware that symbol does not exist in Win95.  I have 
checked in a fix, so any future builds should work for you.

> Similarly WIN32NET.PYD references quite a few unavailable 
> procedures in netapi32.dll.

That one is not supposed to work on Win9x - use win32wnet instead. 
Ideally the installer would not install it.


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