ANN: Phatch = PHoto bATCH processor and renamer based on PIL

Steve Holden steve at
Wed Feb 20 03:18:18 CET 2008

Wolfgang Strobl wrote:
> Steve Holden <steve at> wrote:
>> RTFM: the web site instructions clearly state that doesn't 
>> currently work with Windows. 
> Do they? doesn't, following "documentation"
> doesn't, either.  I missed "start phatch in
> trunk/phatch" while browsing through the web site, though. Not finding
> any specific instructions in README and finding no INSTALL at all, I
> expected to work on any platform.
>> You should be able to double-click on the 
>> program in Explorer, or use any of the standard ways of creating a link 
>> shortcut.
> Just starting in phatch, as documented, does it, too. Thanks!
Pardon me for reading the install instructions :) -- from



Install first Python (2.5 or 2.4), wxPython (2.8 or 2.6) and Python 
Imaging Library (1.1.6 or 1.1.5).

Fetch the tar.gz source package from the phatch download page. Unzip the 
downloaded file. Do not run "python install", as this is only 
supported for linux! Start Phatch in trunk/phatch with:


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