2 Newbie questions.
pcslen at comcast.net
Thu Oct 7 16:07:22 CEST 2004
Sibylle Koczian wrote:
> Steven Bethard schrieb:
>> Len Sumnler <pcslen <at> comcast.net> writes:
>>> I have searched the net and performed chmod +x mypython.py and added
>>> as the first line of my program #!/usr/bin/env python. When I try to
>>> run the program as follows $ mypython.py I get the error message of,
>>> "bash: mypython.py: command not found". What am i doing wrong.
>> Not really a Python question, but maybe I can help anyway. A couple
>> of things to check:
>> 1) Does "/usr/bin/env python" work at the shell prompt? If not you
>> probably don't have python on your path.
>> 2) If "/usr/bin/env python" does work for you from the shell, did you
>> create mypython.py on a Windows machine? I've gotten these errors
>> occasionally when moving a script from a Windows box to a Unix box
>> because the shell doesn't like the \r's that Windows puts at the end
>> of lines. You could try using dos2unix or a similar script to remove
> 3) I think it must be ./mypython.py - the script isn't automatically
> searched for in the current directory. But it's quite right that this is
> a unix/linux and not a Python question.
I appreciate the response and this has answered my question.
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