__init__.py and package help

TechieInsights GDoermann at gmail.com
Mon Jan 5 21:05:45 CET 2009


Thanks

J. Cliff Dyer wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-01-05 at 11:49 -0800, TechieInsights wrote:
> > Ok I have read all of the tutorials and documents I could find.  I am
> > running Python 2.6 on windows.  The problem I am having with packages
> > is that they don't show up!
> >
> > Simple example of what isn't working...
> > Structure-
> >
> > pytest/ Root directory of package
> >     __init__.py-  code: __all__ = ['folder']
> >     folder/   Another folder in the package
> >         __init__.py- code: __all__ = ['hello']
> >         hello.py- code: print('Hello World')
> >
> > Then I append the path to sys.path, and try and import...
> >
> > >>> sys.path.append(r'E:\dev\test\pytest')
> > >>> from pytest.folder import hello
> > Traceback (most recent call last):
> >   File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
> > ImportError: No module named pytest.folder
> >
> > What am I doing wrong!  It's driving me crazy.
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Greg
>
> You want
>
> >>> sys.path.append(r'E:\dev\test')
>
> unless your code is in E:\dev\test\pytest\pytest\folder\hello.py
>
>
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