[Python-modules-team] Bug#843898: Something to try
thansen at debian.org
Sun Nov 20 21:01:08 UTC 2016
On 11/20/2016 08:29 PM, Sebastian P. Luque wrote:
> On Sun, 20 Nov 2016 19:17:49 +0000,
> Tobias Hansen <thansen at debian.org> wrote:
>> If you google this you see that tons of people have similar issues:
>> The most common "solution" there is reinstalling something with
>> pip. My suspicion is that the people who see this on Debian also used
>> pip and there is something interfering. Did you guys use pip (or
>> something else to install Python modules not from Debian) and have a
>> backports module or backports.shutil_get_terminal_size itself
>> installed there?
> I do use pip within virtual environments, but these shouldn't interfere.
> First, as per Julien's request, here's my output:
> $ python
> Python 2.7.12+ (default, Sep 1 2016, 20:27:38)
> [GCC 6.2.0 20160927] on linux2
> Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>>> from backports.shutil_get_terminal_size import get_terminal_size
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
> ImportError: No module named shutil_get_terminal_size
> When using pip within virtual environments, packages/modules get
> installed in ~/.local/lib/python2.7 in my case. There I see one
> potentially interfering backports module, which shows these contents:
> $ ls -alh ~/.local/lib/python2.7/site-packages/backports/
> total 12K
> drwxr-xr-x 3 sluque sluque 4.0K Oct 30 16:16 .
> drwx------ 20 sluque sluque 4.0K Oct 30 16:18 ..
> drwxr-xr-x 2 sluque sluque 4.0K Oct 30 16:16 configparser
What happens if you rename that for a moment? Does it fix the problem?
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