How to get external DLLs into a python package

So, I recently stumbled upon the problem of having to include an external DLL into a python package, which should also work when turned into a windows executable by pyinstaller. This post, is meant to be a help if you run into the same problems I was having (and of course as my personal prosthetic knowledge).

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Homepage relaunch 2019

A lot has happened in the last view years and it is time to rework this homepage from the ground up. Besides a change of hosting provider, server etc. the underlying framework has been updated to something more modern and speed optimised. Furthermore, the blog topics of this page are gonna be a lot more diverse, ranging from the good old collection of my favorite tracks, over hints for good parties in and around Munich to random dumps of programming knowledge, cool things I stumble upon on the internet and so on.
Yes, and I decided to keep things in english, to make it more accessible to a wider range of people.