[PyQt] Eric3 issue: importing modules with the same name as an Eric module

Detlev Offenbach detlev at die-offenbachs.de
Tue Sep 25 18:55:55 BST 2007

On Dienstag, 25. September 2007, Sundance wrote:
> Hi peeps,
> I am trying to run a Python/Qt4 project in Eric3. The project has a file
> called Config.py. When I try to run the project from the Eric3
> interface, it fails, because the line 'import Config' in my code
> imports the Config module from Eric3 instead, even though my project
> directory comes first in sys.path.
> Is there anything I can do to keep Eric3's own modules out of the way of
> my imports?

That is strange. eric puts the path of the executable at sys.path[0] just 
before it's own path. Can you check sys.path in your main routine or just 
before the failing import?

Detlev Offenbach
detlev at die-offenbachs.de

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