Fwd: Re: Unable to install Pywin32 for Python 2.6.2

Thomas Heller theller at python.net
Wed May 13 07:54:49 EDT 2009

David Lyon schrieb:
> On Wed, 13 May 2009 05:32:16 +0200, "Martin v. Löwis" <martin at v.loewis.de>
> wrote:
>> I think this was a case of obscure misconfiguration of the system.
>> It is always possible to configure a system in such a way that even
>> the most resilient installation procedure will break.
> Technically, you are right..
> but imho.. windows installers are overkill and shouldn't be used
> for this sort of thing. That is, installing libraries. And not
> the fault of the package authors either...

Well, if you don't like the windows installer than you can always
install from the sources.  Please go ahead and try it out.


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