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Title: pth files in site-packages of venvs are executed twice
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Components: Library (Lib) Versions: Python 3.6
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Assigned To: Nosy List: Antony.Lee, sinoroc, wim.glenn
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Created on 2017-09-21 09:41 by Antony.Lee, last changed 2020-02-20 11:02 by sinoroc.

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msg302678 - (view) Author: Antony Lee (Antony.Lee) * Date: 2017-09-21 09:41
All's in the title: "pth files in site-packages of venvs are executed twice".  For example, the following code sample prints "1" twice.

python -mvenv /tmp/tmpenv
echo 'import os; print(1)' >/tmp/tmpenv/lib/python3.6/site-packages/foo.pth
source activate /tmp/tmpenv
python

This behavior is different from the one for a pth file in a non-venv site-packages (either the syswide prefix, or the user prefix), which is only executed once.
msg362308 - (view) Author: (sinoroc) * Date: 2020-02-20 11:02
https://stackoverflow.com/a/60169657/11138259
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