Executable problem - correction

Sean DiZazzo half.italian at gmail.com
Thu Feb 25 06:46:25 CET 2010

On Feb 24, 9:22 pm, Gib Bogle <g.bo... at auckland.no.spam.ac.nz> wrote:
> The program doesn't fail with the write error on the other XP machine, it
> actually fails to execute at all, complaining about the configuration
> information.  Therefore I'm seeing different behaviour on three XP machines:
> Box 1 (SP2): runs OK
> Box 2 (SP3): fails to start
> Box 3 (SP3): starts up, all Qt stuff works, fails after invoking the Fortran DLL
> Just to add to the confusion, execution is successful on a Windows 7 box.
> I forgot to mention that the laptop on which the program was built (and where it
> runs OK) is using Vista.  I now see that it will probably be necessary to build
> separate Vista and XP versions - I should have realized this earlier, but was
> misled by the fact that the Vista-built program runs OK on my XP SP2 box.

Did you compile the program with python 2.6?  Try compiling with 2.5.


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