Install fails on windows, "Visual Studio 2003" dependency

Bug #399895 reported by Everett Kotler on 2009-07-15
This bug report is a duplicate of:  Bug #238658: please provide binaries. Edit Remove
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Bug Description

When attempting to install pyOpenSSL on windows I received the error listed below. I am running WinXP SP3 w/ Visual Studio 2005 and OpenSSL installed.

Expected Result:
There should be no Visual Studio dependency.

C:\Python25\Scripts>easy_install.exe pyOpenSSL
Searching for pyOpenSSL
Reading http://pypi.python.org/simple/pyOpenSSL/
Reading http://pyopenssl.sourceforge.net/
Reading http://launchpad.net/pyopenssl
Best match: pyOpenSSL 0.9
Downloading http://pypi.python.org/packages/source/p/pyOpenSSL/pyOpenSSL-0.9.tar.gz#md5=5bf282b2d6a03af921920c34079580f2
Processing pyOpenSSL-0.9.tar.gz
Running pyOpenSSL-0.9\setup.py -q bdist_egg --dist-dir c:\docume~1\kotler\locals~1\temp\easy_install-sgv6wb\pyOpenSSL-0.9\egg-dist-tmp-ojmw6w
warning: no previously-included files matching '*.pyc' found anywhere in distribution
error: Setup script exited with error: Python was built with Visual Studio 2003;
extensions must be built with a compiler than can generate compatible binaries.
Visual Studio 2003 was not found on this system. If you have Cygwin installed,
you can try compiling with MingW32, by passing "-c mingw32" to setup.py.

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