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Mike Meyer mwm at
Wed Jun 22 23:31:26 CEST 2005

"SHELTRAW, DANIEL" <sheltraw at> writes:

> Hello Python list
> If a Python program has an import statement like:
> import FFT
> how do I determine the path to the imported file?

guru% python
Python 2.4.1 (#2, Apr 25 2005, 21:42:44) 
[GCC 3.4.2 [FreeBSD] 20040728] on freebsd5
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
py> import FFT
py> import sys
py> sys.modules['FFT'].__file__


Mike Meyer <mwm at>
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