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Author MrWerewolf
Recipients MrWerewolf, eric.araujo, ipatrol, loewis, mark.dickinson, r.david.murray, skrah, srid, tarek
Date 2010-09-28.22:28:32
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I came across this issue while trying to install mercurial using easy_install. I applied the vcvars4.diff to my distutils and this solved the problem.


Python 2.6.6 (64 bit)

installed using the following instructions: (installed binaries)
py2exe-0.6.9.win64-py2.6.amd64 (installed binaries)

Windows 7 (64 bit)
Visual Studio Team System 2008 (installed everything)
Visual Studio 2008 SDK 1.1 (installed everything)
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2010-09-28 22:28:34MrWerewolfsetrecipients: + MrWerewolf, loewis, mark.dickinson, tarek, eric.araujo, r.david.murray, srid, skrah, ipatrol
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2010-09-28 22:28:32MrWerewolflinkissue7511 messages
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