py.dll for version 2.2.1 (Windows)

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Fri Jan 28 14:48:24 EST 2005

"mike" <michael_r_campbell at> wrote in message 
news:1106937199.667357.42040 at
> Just recently, my virus checker detected what it called a Trojan Horse
> in the py.dll file in the python22 folder.  Installation is version
> 2.2.1 and I think that it came installed when I bought the PC in
> October 2002.

My HP came with 2.2 also, but nothing caught by McAfee

> Does anyone know where I can get a copy of the py.dll file from version
> 2.2.1 for Windows (XP) ?
> I looked at and do not see a py.dll file in the
> self-installation or .tgz versions of 2.2.1 that are posted.

If the installer is not a selectively extractable archive, delete and 
reinstall fresh might be easiest.

Terry J. Reedy

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