packages in special directories?
sabren at manifestation.com
Wed Feb 16 01:55:07 EST 2000
How can I make a .pth file point outside the main python directory?
I have my package development directory organized like this:
I like having my code under \zike\code for backup purposes,
and to keep it seperate from work I do for other companies, etc.
Anyway, I want to be able to "import weblib" ... I know I can put
it in PYTHONPATH, but that's already messy, so I wanted to
try out the .pth notation..
so I made:
which contains one line:
... but this doesn't work.... neither does:
So I settled (for now) with changing it to:
and making a fake c:\program files\python\weblib\__init__.py
which just appends the real directory to __path__...
But why doesn't the other way work? I'd think this would come
in handy, for example, if you have one version in production and
are working on another... ??
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