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June 30, 2011, 06:17:38 AM
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tried deleting everything in bitcoin folder except wallet file.  bitcoin refuses to run and states:
11Dbexception
Db::open:invalid argument

and closes immediately.

completely lost on how to use bitcoin tools.  downloaded python and bitcoin tools but get errors when I try to run any bitcoin tools commands. (windows 7)

halp there are 7 coins in this wallet.  Embarrassed

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June 30, 2011, 06:37:01 AM
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Be sure to use the Python 2.x branch, not 3.x.

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June 30, 2011, 05:50:57 PM
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thanks.  how do I install the required python crypto library?

without it installed I get "error couldn't open wallet.dat/main"

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