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Re: Symlinks don't work in python???


On Wed, Apr 06, 2005 at 05:04:52PM -0400, Steve Ward wrote:
> I just upgraded to cygwin 1.5.14 from 1.5.12, and python (version 2.4
> in both cases) stopped being able to import thru symlinks.
> Test case: in a directory containing a symlink to,
>    python
>    import foo
> complains "no module named"; if I copy the file to ., it
> imports fine.  Both worked in previous releases of cygwin.

See below...

On Fri, Apr 08, 2005 at 02:45:33PM -0400, Steve Ward wrote:
> Joerg - thanks for the suggestion.  I tried the latest cygwin1.dll
> snapshot; both bugs still show up.

Sorry, but I cannot reproduce the above problem with the latest

    $ uname -a
    CYGWIN_NT-5.1 gelpdevjt022 1.5.15s(0.126/4/2) 20050408 16:35:04 ...

    $ python -V
    Python 2.4

    $ ls -l
    total 0
    lrwxrwxrwx    1 jtishler Domain U       11 Apr 11 10:14 -> /tmp/

    $ python -c 'import foo'


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