View Full Version : [SOLVED] Setting up Dabo - "No module named dabo"

October 27th, 2011, 07:33 AM
I've spent a couple of hours trying to get Dabo working. The normal way of installing didn't work (as seems to happen with a lot of people), so I tried the other recommended way of creating a path file in python's "site-packages" folder. In terminal I used gksudo..... to create and edit a dabo.pth file there and typed the following line into the file and saved:


I then tried a test "import dabo" to see if it works, but I get the error message "No module named dabo". I've done a lot of google searching but still don't see what I'm doing wrong.

October 27th, 2011, 05:26 PM
After a lot more searching and testing, completing all of the steps on this page solved my problem:


The important information there may have been that I was supposed to be working in dist-packages instead of site-packages (I guess most Dabo installation guides were written for Windows users).