decompile a .chm file?

Alex K. Angelopoulos aka at
Sat Feb 8 05:00:08 CET 2003

I haven't seen a Python or other specific language module for this, but the free
HTML Help compiler that makes CHM files also has a "decompile" switch.

The MSDN info on it is here:

The decompilation is done with a simple "decompile" switch added to execution of

and the tool itself can be downloaded here:

You should be able to simply shell out and run the decompile automatically.

"Lance" <lbrannma at> wrote in message
news:v48mblhm3qmh33 at
> Hi All,
> Is there a Python module that will let me decompile a .chm file?
> Thanks,
> Lance

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