Compile kinterbasdb with mingw32 and python 2.6 - DLL load failed

Christian Heimes lists at
Mon Sep 21 13:13:14 CEST 2009

Laszlo Nagy wrote:
> The building and installation went find. But I cannot "import 
> kinterbasdb" because I get a "DLL load failed" error. I figured out that 
> has something to do with msvcr90 and "_ftime". Can you please give me 
> some advice how to solve this problem?

I know from experience that it's sometimes hard to compile Python
extensions with MinGW32. Have you tried the official builds from the new
download page ?


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