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newbie question....importing a created class
#1
Hello all....
I've created a class in a directory using Python. I go to my command line to import and I get an error 'ModuleNotFoundError'.

Can someone tell me where I edit Python so that when it runs it will have a pointer to my location and be able to import files?

Thanks
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#3
Sounds like your class is not somewhere Python can find it. Start python and type:
import sys
print('\n'.join(sys.path))
Does the module you are trying to import reside in or in a subdirectory of one of the listed directories?
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#4
no it does not reside in any of the listed directories
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#5
You can move the module to be in the same directory you are working in, you can move your module so it is in a subdirectory of one of the directories in sys.path, or you can add the directory for the module to sys.path.
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#6
I prefer not to move the files....my files exist at /home/pi/my_Python/Radar

the python path is:

Output:
>>> print('\n'.join(sys.path)) /usr/lib/python37.zip /usr/lib/python3.7 /usr/lib/python3.7/lib-dynload /usr/local/lib/python3.7/dist-packages /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages
I have included
#! /usr/bin/python
at the front end of the module containing the class

Would like to add the directory to the python path so that I can just use import?
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