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py2exe win32all: Can write, but not read FileVersion ...

From: Thomas Heller <thel...@python.net>
Thu, 11 Mar 2004 14:36:15 +0100
"Werner Merkl" <werner.merkl at fujitsu-siemens.com> writes:

> Hi,>>> Python is really great, for small to big programs. For my colleagues and> some circumstances I sometimes need to "compile" a script using py2exe.>> Cause I use Windows, I like to use the (Windows) ability, to add some> version infos, comments, etc to the exe file.>> If I use explorer to check, these properties are visible and correct.> But if I use _win32api.GetFileVersion_ , I get nothing for the language> dependent resource...>> At the end you may see my example source code, which is almost the> original code from win32all and py2exe. Just compile and start.

This is a known (to me, at least) bug: the version info resources are
probably not correct - they also don't show up on win98.  But I never
cared enough to fix that.  It would be great if someone could do this,
the code is all in Python, in py2exe\resources\VersionInfo.py.

> BTW: I found the same behavior for (most/all?) .pyd from win32all> and for PythonWin.exe.

That may, or may not, be related.  I have no idea.

Thomas

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