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Old 10-05-2017, 09:55 PM
metallicat metallicat is offline
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Module caching

Hi,

I wrote my own module to use with my scripts in SecureCRT.
It's still in active development, I test the module by running scripts that use it.
However it looks like SecureCRT caches the module somewhere because the changes I make to the module are not reflected as fast as I'd expect.
I thought that restarting the session that has a script that uses the module attache would be enough to reinitialize it. That wasn't the case. Then I noticed that a <module>.pyc file is created, so I figured that's the file that is used when I reconnect. However erasing it didn't help. Even restarting SecureCRT and erasing the .pyc file doesn't help.

When I change the script that's attached to the session (or called by a mapped key) I notice the changes immediately after reconnecting the session. The issue is only with modules called inside the script.

Can you shed some light on the script initialization process in SecureCRT?

Cheers!
Alex.
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