exec code in "globaldict"

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Fri Nov 5 01:39:41 CET 2004


"Gerald Senarclens de Grancy" <santa at sbox.tugraz.at> wrote in message 
news:Nizid.55896$z77.3059 at news.chello.at...
> Hi!
> I kept searching my online and offline python ressources to figure out 
> how to execute some code in the global dictionary.

Perhaps you are thinking of builtins.  If so, leave it alone.

> Basically I'm reading a options file that defines some variables. I want 
> to access those variables throughout my whole project, so I need them in 
> the global dictionary.

Each module has its own global dict.  For what you want, define a module 
globals.py or options.py or config.py or whatever, have that module read 
the options, and then import that module into all other modules.

Terry J. Reedy






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