Tool for finding external dependencies

kyosohma at gmail.com kyosohma at gmail.com
Mon Jul 9 16:17:51 CEST 2007


On Jul 8, 8:39 pm, Rob Cakebread <gentoo... at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I need to find external dependencies for modules (not Python standard
> library imports).
>
> Currently I use pylint and manually scan the output, which is very
> nice, or use pylint's --ext-import-graph option to create a .dot file
> and extract the info from it, but either way can take a very long
> time.
>
> I'm aware of Python's modulefinder.py, but it doesn't find external
> dependencies (or at least I don't know how to make it do them).
>
> Thanks,
> Rob

Recently I ran into some debugging issues and the freeware app
"Dependency Walker" was suggested to me. I still haven't used it much
since I only got it last Friday, but it looks promising:
http://www.dependencywalker.com

Mike




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