Module directory

Christian Tanzer tanzer at
Fri Sep 8 07:59:39 CEST 2000

"Gilles Lenfant" <glenfant at> wrote:

> I'm looking for a simple (and portable) way to get the path of the module
> from within a function it contains.

You have two options:

- Each python function has a `func_code' attribute which in turn
  provides a `co_filename' attribute.

- `imp.find_module' returns a three-element tuple -- the second
  element is the filename from which the module was loaded.

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