ImportError: No module named hamster.configuration

Bug #600857 reported by Martin Pool on 2010-07-02
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Project Hamster
Fix Released
High
hamster-applet (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Martin Pool

Bug Description

Binary package hint: hamster-applet

On maverick:

mbp@grace% hamster-standalone
** Message: pygobject_register_sinkfunc is deprecated (GtkWindow)
** Message: pygobject_register_sinkfunc is deprecated (GtkInvisible)
** Message: pygobject_register_sinkfunc is deprecated (GtkObject)
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/hamster-standalone", line 39, in <module>
    from hamster import widgets
  File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/hamster/widgets/__init__.py", line 24, in <module>
    from activityentry import ActivityEntry
  File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/hamster/widgets/activityentry.py", line 23, in <module>
    from .hamster.configuration import runtime
ImportError: No module named hamster.configuration

This is strange because I do have

 mbp@grace% locate hamster/configuration
/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/hamster/configuration.py
/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/hamster/configuration.pyc
/usr/share/pyshared/hamster/configuration.py

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.10
Package: hamster-applet 2.30.1-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.35-6.8-generic 2.6.35-rc3
Uname: Linux 2.6.35-6-generic x86_64
Architecture: amd64
Date: Fri Jul 2 11:04:53 2010
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
ProcEnviron:
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=en_AU.utf8
 SHELL=/bin/zsh
SourcePackage: hamster-applet

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Martin Pool (mbp) wrote :
Martin Pool (mbp) wrote :

I don't understand why he has this because this code is already inside the hamster namespace.

Upstream in eg http://git.gnome.org/browse/hamster-applet/tree/src/hamster/widgets/timechart.py does still have this problem.

All the current occurrences of this are inside the widgets module. I wonder if this is trying to do some import magic to allow widgets to be installed outside of the tree?

Martin Pool (mbp) wrote :

This fixes it.

Changed in hamster-applet (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Martin Pool (mbp)
status: New → Fix Committed
Martin Pool (mbp) wrote :
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package hamster-applet - 2.30.1-0ubuntu2

---------------
hamster-applet (2.30.1-0ubuntu2) maverick; urgency=low

  * Change strange "from .hamster import" statements occurring inside the
    hamster python module, causing ImportErrors. (LP: #600857)
    Patch from Martin Pool. Thanks!
 -- Christopher James Halse Rogers <email address hidden> Fri, 02 Jul 2010 12:27:54 +1000

Changed in hamster-applet (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
tags: added: patch
Changed in hamster-applet:
status: Unknown → Fix Released
Changed in hamster-applet:
importance: Unknown → High
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