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test-python-path-detection
@cls
@echo --- testing ---
@echo Should all return:
@echo %~dp0
@echo.
@echo.
@echo #1
@cd /D %~dp0
python path-tester.py
@echo.
@echo #2
@cd /D %~dp0
path-tester.py
@echo.
@echo #3
@cd /D c:\
%~dp0path-tester.py
@echo.
@echo #4
@cd /D %~dp0
python -c "execfile('path-tester.py')"
@echo.
import sys, os, os.path, inspect
#os.chdir("..")
if '__file__' not in locals():
__file__ = inspect.getframeinfo(inspect.currentframe())[0]
print os.path.dirname(os.path.abspath(__file__))
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ssbarnea commented Nov 22, 2011

If you uncommnt os.chdir, the test will fail. Is there any workaround for this that is not dependent of current running directory?

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