[Distutils] problem with python file???

Benji York benji at benjiyork.com
Tue Mar 27 12:34:33 CEST 2012

On Tue, Mar 27, 2012 at 12:34 AM, Rob Healey <robhealey1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Greetings:
> I have a file [1], that I am having a problem with, and I do not understand
> why?  Could you please explain how to handle this please???
> [1] '/home/Frog/geps0042/gramps/plugins/records.gpr.py'
> error: package directory '/home/Frog/geps0042/gramps/plugins/records/gpr'
> does not exist

Modules can not have a dot in their name.  To make foo.bar.baz
importable you need a foo directory with a baz subdirectory that
contains a file named baz.py.  See
http://docs.python.org/tutorial/modules.html#packages for all the

Also, despite the name of this list, a more appropriate place to ask
this kind of question would be the python-list or tutor list:
Benji York

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