module name not recognized

Larry Bates lbates at syscononline.com
Fri Oct 8 22:44:33 CEST 2004


Darren Dale wrote:
> I have built two basic modules using distutils. One of them installs fine,
> but the other, I can't import modules from it. I've been pouring over the
> code and I cant find the problem. 
> 
> I know the file has been copied to site-packages/mypackage, but I cant do
> 
> from mypackage import mymodule
> 
> Could I get suggestions as to why a module would be installed but not
> registered?
> 
> Thanks,
> Darren

Two things to check:

Does the package have the required __init__.py file?
Is the directory where it is installed on the PYTHONPATH?

Larry Bates



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