weird problem with offlineimap

Benjamin Slade slade at
Fri Aug 24 23:05:02 BST 2012

Thanks, Nicolas.  

I tried  PYTHONPATH=$PYTHONPATH:/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages but it's still not finding it if I run from outside the offlineimap directory itself....

Nicolas Sebrecht writes:

> On Fri, Aug 24, 2012 at 04:11:31PM -0500, Benjamin Slade wrote:
>> I take it back. Adding apparently relevant directories to the PYTHONPATH variable hasn't actually helped.
>> I tried all of these, and still it says it can't import unless I've called it from inside some offlineimap directory:
> Try with
>   PYTHONPATH=$PYTHONPATH:/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages
> Notice it's a bit more straightforward as "offlineimap" is declared from
> within the source and adding other python libraries does not require to
> customize the libraires path. Once the installation paths known, you're
> done.

Dr Benjamin Slade [ ]
  Dept. of Linguistics & TESOL - University of Texas at Arlington                
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