Reading Windows .exe version info from Python

Andy Dent dent at
Mon Feb 10 09:53:34 CET 2003

In article <dontspamshay-71630C.15022606022003 at>, Shay
Telfer <dontspamshay at> wrote:

>Any ideas how I can read the version information (ie major, minor, 
>release and build version numbers) from Windows .exe and .dll files from 

Wrap the code example at
into a library.

I can't see anywhere that PythonWin supports it.

I thought you had code already to do this in C :-)

If so, using calldll from may
make this easier.


Andy Dent BSc  MACS  AACM
OOFILE - Database, Reports, Graphs, GUI for c++ on Mac, Unix & Windows
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