Installing modules via setuptools in a script

Thorsten Kampe thorsten at thorstenkampe.de
Sat Nov 24 14:38:17 CET 2007


Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2007 19:35:21 -0000
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Hi,

can anyone give me a short code snippet how to install a missing 
module via setuptools (assuming setuptools is already installed)?!

Something like this:

try:
    import missing_module
except import_error
    import setuptools
    setuptools.whatever.install(missing_module)


Thorsten



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