Python debugging quirks

Hal Murray hmurray at
Thu Dec 22 21:28:06 UTC 2016

esr at said:
>> My claim is that the interpreter is doing the right thing
>> and finds the local util.pyc but the debugger isn't following
>> the same search rules and finds the wrong
>> Or something like that.

> Do you still have this problem?  Did you ever figure out what was going on? 

The problem is stable.  Everything matches that description.  I've learned to 
live with it.

The line number is correct.  It just prints garbage source.  So I feed the 
line number to a text editor.

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