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Module: utils.syspathcontext

Context managers for adding things to sys.path temporarily.


  • Brian Granger

2 Classes

class IPython.utils.syspathcontext.appended_to_syspath(dir)

Bases: object

Deprecated since IPython 8.1, no replacements.

A context for appending a directory to sys.path for a second.

class IPython.utils.syspathcontext.prepended_to_syspath(dir)

Bases: object

A context for prepending a directory to sys.path for a second.