[osgeo4w-dev] ANN: Python 2.7.4

Jürgen E. Fischer jef at norbit.de
Wed Apr 24 02:16:32 PDT 2013

Hi James,

On Wed, 24. Apr 2013 at 02:11:44 -0700, jamesstott wrote:
> If I downgrade python-core to 2.7.2-4 I can get QGIS 1.8 to open, but it
> comes up with an error about sip:
> Couldn't load SIP module.
> Python support will be disabled.
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "", line 1, in 
> ImportError: No module named sip
> If I try and use the OSGeo4W command line to run a script after downgrading
> python, I told that there is ImportError: No module named osgeo.

Do you have a python27.dll in your windows\system32 (or syswow64) directory?
Renaming it should help (although breaking whatever put it there (ArcGIS?)).


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