Re-loading updated modules
fredrik at pythonware.com
Tue Jun 27 15:29:58 CEST 2006
"fileexit" <mayyash at gmail.com> wrote:
> Shouldn't python recompile a module if there is a later version of the
> code (.py file)?
it does, when the module is first loaded.
> While i am debuging, i always have to exit python and
> delete the pyc before every run
deleting the PYC shouldn't be necessary.
> then start it again and import the
> modules. It seems that this is the only way for it to recompile the
> new code.
however, see the caveats on this page:
> What is going on? is this normal behaviour?
yes. and this is tutorial stuff, too:
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