exec(code) not allowing import on top level?
steven at REMOVE.THIS.cybersource.com.au
Tue Jul 29 10:43:36 CEST 2008
On Tue, 29 Jul 2008 03:26:45 +0000, Peter Teuben wrote:
> if I define a simple string code, with the following contents:
> import math
> def foo(x):
> return math.sqrt(x)
> and i run it using exec(code) in python, math is not known.
Works for me.
>>> code = """import math
... def foo(x):
... return math.sqrt(x)
>>> exec code
By the way, exec is a statement, not a function, so you don't need the
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