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May 4, 2012, 7:04 AM
Post #3 of 3
Isn't virtualenv for this kind of scenario?
On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 3:46 PM, Dave Angel <d [at] davea> wrote:
> On 05/04/2012 08:21 AM, Neal Becker wrote:
>> I'm testing some software I'm building against an alternative version of a
>> library. So I have an alternative library in directory L. Then I have in an
>> unrelated directory, the test software, which I need to use the library version
>> from directory L.
>> One approach is to set PYTHONPATH whenever I run this test software. Any
>> suggestion on a more foolproof approach?
> Simply modify sys.path at the beginning of your test software. That's
> where import searches.