> From: D [mailto:dalist0@...]
> Sent: Friday, November 12, 2010 16:52
> I am running Python 2.5.2 on win xp sp3 on an Intel Core2 Duo. After
> installation of matplotlib-1.0.0.win32-py2.5.exe I get a Windows crash
> on importing pylab.
> import pylab -> An unhandled win32 exception occured in
> python.exe 
> import matplotlib works
> I did not add anything to the matplotlibrc. I uninstalled matplotlib
> and re-installed with the same problem.
> matplotlib-0.99.3.win32-py2.5.exe gives me the same problem.
> The older version I had installed before (forgot which one)
> worked fine.
Can you 'import numpy' and 'import matplotlib.pyplot'? What is your