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Peter Hansen peter at
Mon Aug 19 22:34:36 EDT 2002

Ali K wrote:
> I can't find the win32 distribution.  Is it the one that says
> "python-2-2-1.exe?

The ".exe" signifies the distribution for Win32 machines, but perhaps 
you are really looking for the "win32 extensions"?  These come either 
pre-packaged in the ActivePython distribution of Python at
or separately (for vanilla Python) in a file called win32all
(by the irreplacable Mark Hammond).

If you just wanted the basic Python installer, you were already
looking at the right thing. :)


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