Question on Creating exe file with py2exe

aspineux aspineux at gmail.com
Tue Feb 15 12:18:05 CET 2011


On 13 fév, 06:20, joy99 <subhakolkata1... at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Feb 13, 1:29 am, aspineux <aspin... at gmail.com> wrote:
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> > Hi
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> > I'm releasing a .exe made with py2exe myself an got this problem too.
> > 99% of the time the required DLL is already installed by another
> > application and you don't need to care about it.
> > The 1% is about empty or fresh windows install (server most of the
> > time)
> > For them, I provide a link to the M$ vcredist and a warning in my
> > download page asking them to install it them self.
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> > Take a look at my site for the vcredist link :http://www.magikmon.com/mksbackup/download.en.html
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> > Regards
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> > Alain
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> > On Feb 12, 9:06 pm, joy99 <subhakolkata1... at gmail.com> wrote:
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> > > Dear Room,
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> > > I am using Windows XP (SP2) and a Python Version "Python 2.6.5
> > > (r265:79096, Mar 19 2010, 21:48:26) [MSC v.1500 32 bit (Intel)] on
> > > win32".
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> > > I was looking to create exe files. Reviewing various posts here, I
> > > felt py2exe may be the best thing I can opt for.
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> > > But for Python2.6 I found the following note in the py2exe tutorial:
> > > "For Python 2.6, the DLL you need is called MSVCR90.dll. Py2exe is not
> > > able to automatically include this DLL in your dist directory, so you
> > > must provide it yourself.
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> > > To complicate things, there is more than one version of this DLL in
> > > existance, each with the same filename. You need the same version that
> > > the Python interpreter was compiled with, which is version
> > > 9.0.21022.8. Through the remainder of these instructions, hover your
> > > mouse over the dll file (or the vcredist_x86.exe installer executable)
> > > to confirm which version you've got. "
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> > > My questions are:
> > > (i) From where I can download "MSVCR90.dll" ? Is there any trusted
> > > site?
> > > (ii) How to install the same?
> > > (iii) Would py2exe work fine if I install it?
> > > (iv) Is there any other exe creating program which does not have all
> > > these problems?
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> > > As it is a room for expert python developers, I felt to ask you, if
> > > any one can kindly find some time to resolve my query, I would be
> > > honored.
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> > > Thanks in Advance,
> > > Best Regards,
> > > Subhabrata.
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> Hi Alain,
> Thank you for your product information. But, with my problem
> installation is okay.
> The first two steps:
> "from distutils.core import setup
>  import py2exe"
> but as I am giving
> "setup(console=['file.py'])"
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> the setup file is not being generated.

What do you mean ? Do you expect the 3 lines above will generate a
setup.py file ?
You are wrong you must create your setup.py file yourself, and this
file must contains
the 3 lines above, and more a lot more ..
Then you will run

 python setup.py py2exe

to generate your .exe file


> It is giving some error
> messages.
> Any suggestions?
> Best Regards,
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