Regression: Python 2.7.3 socket Module Not Compiled with SSL Support?

Earnie Boyd
Tue Mar 5 19:15:00 GMT 2013

On Tue, Mar 5, 2013 at 1:30 PM, Erik Knowles wrote:
>> WFM.  Try cygcheck /usr/lib/python2.7/lib-dynload/_ssl.dll and
>> see if any DLLs are missing, and if so, install them.
> That check led me to a probable version mismatch. /bin held a "" file -- apparently there was a rename problem during the installation finalization. (I did have to reboot after the original 2.7 installation due to in-use files.) I manually moved the .new version over and all's OK.

This is the reason you need to ensure that all processes that depend
on Cygwin have ceased to be opened.  Also, AntiVirus BLODA can cause
the issue of a rename of a file to fail.  The AntiVirus having it open
and reading it for viruses.


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