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Author eryksun
Recipients eryksun, paul.moore, steve.dower, tim.golden, zach.ware
Date 2015-07-15.03:17:34
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> That would break anyone else who's manually managing their own 
> activation context around ctypes. 

Since this can't be made to work automatically, I prefer your suggestion to continue checking for uuid.dll. You could just do something like the following:

    libnames = ['uuid']
    if sys.platform != 'win32':

    for libname in libnames:
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