[Twisted-Python] Error when trying to import reactor

Ian Fountain ian.fountain at gmail.com
Sun Mar 8 12:24:54 EDT 2009

Well Florent and Glyph, you saved the day :). I downloaded and installed
OpenSSL now no errors. One last question... before installing OpenSSL it
recommended I get the Visual C++ 2008 Redistributables (which I did)... was
this necessary? Thanks again for all your help... I am sure I will be back
with more questions soon :).

On Sun, Mar 8, 2009 at 12:05 PM, Florent Aide <florent.aide at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Sun, Mar 8, 2009 at 4:30 PM, Ian Fountain <ian.fountain at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > Thanks for the quick responses! I admit that putting the dlls directly
> into
> > the System32 folder was a rookie move, but I desperately wanted to get
> And I had not fully read your email because I did not see that you
> manually copied the file to system32, hence my short answer.
> > twisted up and running :). So now I have a few more questions if you
> don't
> > mind answering them. Like I said before, I am a rookie so I am simply
> > following whatever it tells me to do in the O'Reilly Twisted Network
> > Programming Essentials book so I downloaded and installed the following:
> > pyOpenSSL-0.8.winxp32-py2.5.msi
> > pycrypto-2.0.1.win32-py2.5.exe
> > Twisted_NoDocs-8.2.0.win32-py2.5.exe
> > So do I still have to install openSSL on my machine even though I
> installed
> Yes. And as Glyph suggested you should use the right version I am
> using pyopenssl 0.8 (from sourceforge oct 2008) with OpenSSL 0.9.8i
> (from the installer I pointed to)
> If using the installer I pointed to earlier, make sure you answer
> "copy to /bin" instead of copy to system32 (as Glyph stated above)
> > all of those? Also do I have to use Python 2.5 if I want to use pycrypto
> and
> Yep. You installed the libraries for python 2.5 only (see the names of
> the files) so you should use python 2.5 if you want to be able to
> import them.
> > pyOpenSSL? And finally I was looking around and I didn't see anything
> that
> > stated that Vista is even supported. Could that be another problem I
> might
> > run into. Thanks again for all the help.
> I am currently working on Vista without problem.
> Florent.
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