[Tutor] A simple Question...

Kent Johnson kent37 at tds.net
Tue Oct 2 04:06:41 CEST 2007

Suzanne Peel wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a very simple question that I cannot find the answer to ... if I 
> knew the correct question to ask it would be simple.
> I am trying to find the name of the file I am currently running (please 
> don't laugh at me I know it's simple but I cannot figure it out).

__file__ is the name of the current module.
> I want to know where my errors are occurring so if I print out the name 
> of the file (or script) when it starts that should help me

What kind of errors are you getting? If they are exceptions you should 
be able to get a traceback easily with traceback.print_exc(). You can 
also print out a full stack trace at any time with traceback.print_stack().


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