[mod_python] Trouble with Apache 2.0.54 and Python 2.5.1

Graham Dumpleton graham.dumpleton at gmail.com
Tue Sep 18 06:39:05 EDT 2007

On 18/09/2007, David Moorhouse <python at moorhouse.net.nz> wrote:
> >What was the name of the mod_python installer  you used? Did you
> >definitely use the version for Apache 2.0/Python 2.5?
> mod_python-3.3.1.win32-py2.5-Apache2.0.exe
> >
> >Is there any other python25.dll files on your system anywhere? Some
> >third party Windows applications use Python internally and provide
> >their own python25.dll. If that is in a directory on PATH found before
> >the system directory version, it can cause a failure.
> I've done a search for python25.dll and it only finds the one in the
> system32 directory.
> >
> >Other than that, only other suggestion is that if running Apache as
> >service, that the user it runs as has adequate permissions to read
> >mod_python and Python installed files.
> Admin in both cases.
> >
> >Graham
> Thanks for your help, but I'm finding this very frustrating ;(
> Do you think the difference in import / export ordinals is significant or
> are the functions linked on the exported names (and not by ordinal) ?

I have no idea as I don't know what you are talking about when you
mention 'import/export ordinals'. I am not a Windows person.

When people cant get passed this problem, often doing a complete
uninstall and reinstall of mod_python/Python/Apache magically fixes
the problem.


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