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Simon Brunning SBrunning@trisystems.co.uk
Tue, 14 Nov 2000 09:32:21 -0000

> From:	wilson edgar pinto [SMTP:babyboy@oninet.pt]
> hiya
> running a code on DOS window, everything runs perfectly alrigth except of 
> 'import site' failed; use -v for traceback
> what does it means, and why does it appears if everything is alrigth??
> thankx in advance
If you have a file called site.py in your python path, it is automatically
imported when you start up Python. In your case, you have such a file, but
there is something wrong with it. Python is being helpful here - it isn't
falling over or anything, it just tells you that there is a problem.

To diagnose the problem, you could either invoke Python with the -v switch
as suggested, or just type 'import site' at the python prompt. Either way,
you should get a traceback, which should (hopefully) enable you to sort out
your site.py file.

Good hunting!

Simon Brunning
TriSystems Ltd.

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