[Buildbot-devel] Fwd: Re: hideStepIf problem

Tom Prince tom.prince at ualberta.net
Mon Mar 4 18:36:59 UTC 2013

Esther Baruk <esther.baruk at lexifi.com> writes:
> I still wonder why this module has to be imported since we explicitely 
> test the condition  "result == buildbot.status.results.SKIPPED"...

Because buildbot isn't in scope. Python doesn't im[prt top-level modules
by deafult. If you want that to work, you need to do

  import buildbot


  import buildbot.status.results


  from buildbot.status.results import SKIPPED

doesn't introduce the name `buildbot` into scope, just `SKIPPED`.


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