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  1. Core Server
  2. SERVER-56189

pywin32 pip module should be installed no-binary

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    • Priority: Icon: Major - P3 Major - P3
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      The {{


      }} module has an associated post-install script that has to be run after installation. Not running the script leads to errors that look like this when attempting to run {{


      }} on Windows:

      Administrator@EC2AMAZ-PGDOFBF /data/mci/source-mongodb-mongo-master-d99d24
      $  /cygdrive/c/Python39/python.exe buildscripts/resmoke.py run --suites=no_passthrough --storageEngine=wiredTiger --installDir=dist-test/bin --continueOnFailure --excludeWithAnyTags=incompatible_with_windows_tls --jobs=8 --mongodSetParameters='{ featureFlagToaster: true, featureFlagSpoon: true, featureFlagImprovedAuditing: true,  featureFlagTimeseriesCollection: true, featureFlagShardingFullDDLSupport: true,   featureFlagShardingFullDDLSupportTimestampedVersion: true,  featureFlagWindowFunctions: true, featureFlagUseSecondaryDelaySecs: true }' --mongosSetParameters='{ featureFlagTimeseriesCollection: true, featureFlagWindowFunctions: true }' --repeatSuites=1 --shuffle --storageEngineCacheSizeGB=1
      Traceback (most recent call last):
        File "Z:\data\mci\source-mongodb-mongo-master-d99d24\buildscripts\resmoke.py", line 12, in <module>
          import buildscripts.resmokelib.cli as cli
        File "Z:\data\mci\source-mongodb-mongo-master-d99d24\buildscripts\resmokelib\__init__.py", line 5, in <module>
          from buildscripts.resmokelib import logging
        File "Z:\data\mci\source-mongodb-mongo-master-d99d24\buildscripts\resmokelib\logging\__init__.py", line 9, in <module>
          from buildscripts.resmokelib.logging import loggers
        File "Z:\data\mci\source-mongodb-mongo-master-d99d24\buildscripts\resmokelib\logging\loggers.py", line 10, in <module>
          from buildscripts.resmokelib.core import redirect as redirect_lib
        File "Z:\data\mci\source-mongodb-mongo-master-d99d24\buildscripts\resmokelib\core\__init__.py", line 4, in <module>
          from buildscripts.resmokelib.core import programs
        File "Z:\data\mci\source-mongodb-mongo-master-d99d24\buildscripts\resmokelib\core\programs.py", line 13, in <module>
          from buildscripts.resmokelib.core import jasper_process
        File "Z:\data\mci\source-mongodb-mongo-master-d99d24\buildscripts\resmokelib\core\jasper_process.py", line 15, in <module>
          from buildscripts.resmokelib.core import process as _process
        File "Z:\data\mci\source-mongodb-mongo-master-d99d24\buildscripts\resmokelib\core\process.py", line 38, in <module>
          import win32api
      ImportError: DLL load failed while importing win32api: The specified module could not be found.

      When the module is installed as a {{


      }}, the post-install script does not run, leading to the confusing error above. We should consider adding {--no-binary=pywin32} as an argument to the module in {{



      Until this is done, users on Windows can run the script manually, as documented here:

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            ryan.egesdahl@mongodb.com Ryan Egesdahl (Inactive)
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