how can I import a module without using pythonpath?

Phd pyjunk at
Tue Dec 14 07:18:36 CET 2004

Nice, thanks so much!

Doug Holton wrote:

> Phd wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm using python 2.2, I want to import a module by referring to its 
>> relative location. The reason for this is that there is another module 
>> with the same name that's already in pythonpath( not my decision, but 
>> I got to work around it, bummer). So is there any easy way to do it?
> import sys, os
> sys.path.insert(0,os.path.abspath("relative path"))
> import module
> sys.path.remove(os.path.abspath("relative path"))

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