Hey. I notice that py2exe-users has a recent question that seems to be about how to correctly bundle the required Microsoft C runtime DLL with executables generated from Python scripts. Last month I updated the py2exe wiki tutorial to cover Continue reading Howto bundle binary dependancies with py2exe, et al.
“God dammit. Why won’t you just DO what I WANT you hopeless pile of crap!” So goes the refrain. I think you know where I’m coming from. Yet again, I have ended up learning far more about crappy DOS scripting Continue reading MSWindows Programming : Propogating child process exit values out of .bat scripts
It’s a tiny detail, but the default command-line prompt (on both Windows and Unix) drives me nuts. See how my cursor is way over on the right. So every command you ever type gets immediately split over two lines. This Continue reading Set your Prompt
Developing software on Microsoft Windows is a bloody awful experience compared to the boyish flamboyance of Macs or the mad scientist thrill-a-minute of wrestling Linux into shape. But fear no more, you no longer need to hide behind that fullscreen Continue reading Programming on Windows : Use Console