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Title: Windows 8.1 install gives DLL required to complete could not run
Type: Stage: resolved
Components: Installation, Windows Versions: Python 3.3, Python 3.4, Python 3.5
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Status: closed Resolution: out of date
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Assigned To: Nosy List: lac, steve.dower, tim.golden, zach.ware
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2015-06-07 09:10 by lac, last changed 2018-09-04 06:13 by zach.ware. This issue is now closed.

Messages (3)
msg244948 - (view) Author: Laura Creighton (lac) Date: 2015-06-07 09:10
Another report from webmaster.  (I still don't have a windows machine).  Somebody tried to install 3.3, 3.4 or 3.5 and got this error.  I asked
them to try the Activestate installer.  That worked.  Thus Activestate
knows to include something that users sometimes don't have, which we
do not. We probably should analyse this and include what we are missing.
msg244954 - (view) Author: Steve Dower (steve.dower) * (Python committer) Date: 2015-06-07 13:04
Did it fail for 3.3, 3.4 AND 3.5? Or was it not clear which version they were having trouble with?

3.5 is so different from earlier versions I'd be very surprised for this kind of failure to be the same.
msg244955 - (view) Author: Laura Creighton (lac) Date: 2015-06-07 13:19
Definitely 3.3 and 3.4.  I asked, got back '3.3 through the latest' so
maybe 3.5 was not the latest where he was ...

I will go ask again for 3.5 in particular.
History
Date User Action Args
2018-09-04 06:13:10zach.waresetstatus: open -> closed
resolution: out of date
stage: resolved
2015-06-07 13:19:30lacsetmessages: + msg244955
2015-06-07 13:04:56steve.dowersetmessages: + msg244954
2015-06-07 09:10:28laccreate