Path problem in W2K service with Win32 extension module
mhammond at skippinet.com.au
Tue Aug 27 03:44:49 EDT 2002
Quinet, Joel wrote:
> hi all,
> I write an application with Python 2.2.1 on W2K Server SP2.
> I have two versions of this application running on the same machine, the
> production one that is located in the site-packages folder and the
> development one located in an other folder.
> This application runs in as W2K service written with the win32 extension
> module. This application is multi thread. Both version has a differents
> service name.
> My problem is when I start the development one, it uses a lot code from the
> production. I have try to change the path in the main module of my service,
> but that does not change.
> If I start the application in a console windows (not as service), everything
> is fine.
> Any help will be welcome.
> Thanks for your help.
This will boil down to sys.path not being as you expect. Try printing
this value and working out exactly what the problem is. There may or
may not be a bug in the win32all service support, but I can't really
tell from the above description. Certainly works for me.
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