Py2exe for 2.3 also copies python22.dll

Thomas Heller theller at
Mon Aug 18 22:05:29 CEST 2003

"Brad Clements" <bkc at> writes:

> Here's a "screen shot" I'm running
> python -d c:\temp\rose s UMXService
> I have python 2.2 installed, and 2.3. 2.3 is the 'default' for .py
> files but it seems that py2exe's setup copies pythonxx.dll from
> system32, rather than picking the specific version that's needed

Due to a bug, the run_svc.exe distributed with py2exe for Python 2.3
is linked with pywintypes22.dll instead of pywintypes23.dll.

Rebuilding py2exe from source should help (currently I have no time to
do it myself).



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