So I needed pycrypto for some AES bits I was doing.

Unfortunately I was playing in windows so it wasn’t as easy as apt-get install.

Download pycrypto from here. Once downloaded extract it and then you’ll need to run ‘python build’. Unfortunately python 2.7.5 looks for visual studio 2007 so you need to trick it into using the version of visual studio you having installed, in my case… Continue reading