Invoking profile from command line prevent my sys.path modification

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py2 at
Fri Sep 2 16:06:57 EDT 2011

En Thu, 01 Sep 2011 07:51:43 -0300, Yaşar Arabacı <yasar11732 at>  

> I am new to profile module, so I am sorry if this is an absolute beginner
> question. In order to my code to run, I need to add a directory to  
> sys.path.
> When I invole python -m profile, my code won't work, saying  
> that
> the thing that is supposed to be in path, isn't. Code works fine without
> profiling. Profiling works if I write it into the file, but I don't  
> prefer
> doing that, if that is possible.

You may set the PYTHONPATH environment variable, just for the profiling  

Gabriel Genellina

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