pycache directories

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Wed Jan 23 00:44:06 CET 2013


On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 1:01:44 AM UTC-5, Terry Reedy wrote:
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> > I am doing some OO python3 where I am using multiple dirs/sub-dirs.
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> > So everything works fine, however when I run code __pycache__
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> > directories are being created in every directory touched by the
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> > execution.
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> This is much better than having multiple .pyc files in every directory, 
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> as in Py2. You should soon learn to ignore them.
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> > Is it possible to set a configuration to be able to create these
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> > pycache directories in a specific location?
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> No. (I am very sure.) You can however, not have the .pyc files written, 
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> but that means recompile with every run. So that option is meant for 
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> running off a read-only medium.
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> -- 
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> Terry Jan Reedy

Thanks Terry. I understand needing to adjust.
Appreciate this forum.

Monosij



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