[wingide-users] Source code browser
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Fri Feb 1 08:19:46 EST 2013
Adrian Klaver wrote:
> It can't be unusual to have a source directory and then have a package
> installed in site or dist -package, so how do people handle that?
> In the meantime I removed the package from site-package and the removed
> some of the duplication. Now what I see is this:
> dir A <--- In source assistant, no path
> file a
> file b
> dir A <-- In source assistant a path to its location in the source dir
> file a
> file b
> The files in either case point to the same path.
> Not sure if it is related to the below in PYTHONPATH pulled from WingIDE
> PYTHONPATH [u'/home/aklaver/software_projects/greenhouse_app',
> u'', ..
> The first listing is the project root. The project files live in the
> project root, could that be the problem? It is double counting the
> project directory?
If the effective current directory ('', which can be set with Debug >
Initial Directory project property and defaults to project location) is
the same as /home/aklaver/software_projects/greenhouse_app then maybe
it's leading to duplication somehow.
This would be a bug, however. Contrary to what I wrote yesterday, the
Source Browser doesn't look at Python Path but only what's in the
project. That is why it shows one entry for each copy of a file/class.
Given that, omitting site-packages from the Project view should solve
the problem w/o actually removing the site-packages on disk. Doing this
should also make Search in Files w/ Project Files and Open From Project
and other project-based features more useful and reduces the chances of
opening the wrong file to edit.
Sorry, somehow I didn't think this through entirely yesterday and got
confused into thinking Python Path is used.
If that doesn't help w/ removing the duplication in Source Browser
please let me know. I am not seeing in the code how duplicate Python
Path entries could result in duplicate Source Browser entries but I can
take a closer look if you find that is indeed the cause.
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