[Tutor] identifying the calling module/function

Kent Johnson kent37 at tds.net
Fri Mar 7 14:37:45 CET 2008

tetsuo2k6 at web.de wrote:
> Hello Tutor!
> I am building a couple of scripts to manage a database for our company. 
> The projects name is 'dgf'. As a lot of the functionality is used in 
> more than one of these scripts, I moved this functionality to a module 
> (dgf.py). It has several functions now.
> Question: Is there an easy way to determine inside dgf.py where the 
> function call came from?

Why do you need to do this? It sounds like a design change is needed. 
Anyway the answer to your question is yes. This recipe should point you 
in the right direction:


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