[Tutor] How to import one function from another program (not as header)
Thu, 23 Aug 2001 11:11:04 +0200
>===== Original Message From "Hanna Joo" <firstname.lastname@example.org> =====
>I have two programs. I would like to import a function from another program
>but want to pass name of the function as a variable. Is this possible?
>def something(modulename, funcName):
> module = __import__(modulename)
> func = module.funcName ( == doesn't work.. complains that module has
>no attribute 'funcName')
>I would like to keep funcName as a variable.. How can I do this?
>Any help will be appreciated.
Well, you can use getattr:
def something(modulename, funcname):
mod = __import__(modulename)
return getattr(mod, funcname)