Finding out that Python is in interactive mode in sitecustomize.py

Syver Enstad syver-en+usenet at online.no
Sat Dec 29 16:12:47 CET 2001


Joonas Paalasmaa <joonas at olen.to> writes:

> How can I find out that Python is started in interactive mode in
> sitecustomize.py ?
> The need for that information is, that I want that certain
> customizations take place only at
> interactive mode.

If you just need special setup for interactive mode you could do as I
do and define the environment variable PYTHONSTARTUP to some python
file. The file refered to will be executed only when you're starting
python interactively.

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Vennlig hilsen 

Syver Enstad



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