[GRASS-user] problems compiling grass 7

G. Allegri giohappy at gmail.com
Fri Jun 19 04:51:46 EDT 2009

> Sorry; the __init__.py files for the packages need to exist, but they
> shouldn't import the modules/packages. As it stands,
> "import grass.lib.grass" will load *all* of the binary modules, and
> all of their dependencies (i.e. including GDAL, and all of its
> dependencies).

I'm new to grass 7 and it's python support. A question: the lib module
is supposed to offer what? In my build it's empty...

> The __init__.py files are supposed to contain an __all__ array listing
> the modules and/or sub-packages. This matters on Windows, so that e.g.
> "from grass.lib import *" imports the modules with the correct case in
> the event that the filesystem entries have been converted to
> upper-case or camel-case.

+1 for the __all__ statement.


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