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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0002618FreeCADBugpublic2016-09-24 16:47
Reporterrmairesse Assigned To 
Status closedResolutionfixed 
PlatformWindows 64 bitsOSWindows Server 2008 R2OS VersionSP1
Product Version0.16 
Fixed in Version0.17 
Summary0002618: import _ssl error
DescriptionFreeCAD Version 64 bits on Windows cannot use the ssl module because this module cannot import _ssl, due to a dll error.

But the 32 bit version works fine.
Steps To Reproduce- Install FreeCAD 0.16 64 bits;
- diplay "report view" and "Python console";
- in the "Python console", execute "import ssl" => error message

The 32 bit version works fine.
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2016-09-24 16:47

administrator   ~0007328

Basically Python's ssl module is not needed to run FreeCAD properly.

But you can check if includes the missing dll now.

At least in the 0.17 developer snapshots this is fixed and you can also download and copy over the file bin/DLLs/_ssl.pyd to the same location of your 0.16 installation.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2016-07-11 15:16 rmairesse New Issue
2016-09-24 16:47 wmayer Note Added: 0007328
2016-09-24 16:47 wmayer Status new => closed
2016-09-24 16:47 wmayer Resolution open => fixed
2016-09-24 16:47 wmayer Fixed in Version => 0.17