[IPython-User] IPython Qt Console frozen

Diego diego.no.spam@gmail....
Sat Jul 28 17:36:51 CDT 2012

On 07/28/2012 07:14 PM, Thomas Kluyver wrote:
> On 28 July 2012 22:17, Matthias BUSSONNIER<bussonniermatthias@gmail.com>  wrote:
> I think the issue is with your path.py script - the external module
> looks for an installed package called path (see
> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/path.py ). It must be finding your script
> and importing it instead. The simple workaround is to rename your
> path.py to something else.
> I'm not sure that there's much we can do to resolve that -
> unfortunately the package chose a very generic name that's easy to
> interfere with accidentally. Maybe we can implement a check so that if
> it doesn't find key things in the module, it falls back to the
> included version.

It was that script, indeed.

Renaming it got the problem sorted out.

Thank you Matthias and Thomas for your help.

Best regards,

More information about the IPython-User mailing list