pylint "unable to import" error but works fine with pycharm

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Imagine the following case:


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I'm seeing this error: [pylint] Unable to import 'requests' [import-error] & Unable to import 'requests_ntlm' but I can do a pip freeze and get the following output (be advised that I'm just showing relevant output): ,Also, try this-- from the command line, activate the virtual environment and run Python. Once you do that try to manually import "requests_ntlm". Did it succeed? With this, you could determine if the requests_ntlm was installed/compiled properly for the virtualenv you are using.,That being said, VSCode is pretty excellent once it is set up properly. Because it is smaller and simpler it quite a bit faster than PyCharm and more suited to low-resource machines.,Is there a preferred IDE for dealing with virtual envs? I really like many of the VS plugins but I am always open to trying a new IDE if its a more reasonable one.

request == 2018.11 .20
requests == 2.21 .0
requests - ntlm == 1.1 .0
#!/usr/bin/env python

import requests
from requests_ntlm import HttpNtlmAuth

username = '<DOMAIN>\\<UserName>'
password = '<Password>'
tfsApi = 'https://{myserver}/tfs/collectionName/_apis/projects?api-version=2.0'

tfsResponse = requests.get(tfsApi,auth=HttpNtlmAuth(username,password))
    tfsResponse = tfsResponse.json()

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Ensure Pylint is installed for the above python environment,Solution 1: (configure workspace settings to point to fully qualified python executable):,TroubleshootingDebuggerVirtual EnvLintingFormattingAutocompleteJupyter,Configure the setting “pythonPath” to point to (previously identified) the fully qualified python executable.

  • Scenario: You have a module installed, however the linter in the IDE is complaining about; not being able to import the module, hence error messages such as the following are displayed as linter errors:
..unable to
import 'xxx'..
  1. Open the workspace settings (settings.json)
  2. Identify the fully qualified path to the python executable (this could even be a virtual environment)
  3. Ensure Pylint is installed for the above python environment
  4. Configure the setting “pythonPath” to point to (previously identified) the fully qualified python executable.
"python.pythonPath": "/users/xxx/bin/python"

Solution: Add relevant command line args to ignore certain messages
Here we’ll assume you use a TAB character as indentation of python code instead of 4 or 2 spaces. Pylint would generally display a warning for this with the error code W0312.
In order to disable this particular message all one needs to do is as follows in the settings.json file:

 "python.linting.pylintArgs": [

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python – How to create a for loop for OneHotEncoder – Code Utility,One, change the PYTHONPATH environment variable to include the directory above your module.,ruby – Rails db:setup aborted because wrong number of argument – Code Utility,export PYTHONPATH=$PYTHONPATH:/path/to/google_appengine_folder

I’m running PyLint from inside Wing IDE on Windows. I have a sub-directory (package) in my project and inside the package I import a module from the top level, ie.
F0401: Unable to
import 'one'

Alternatively, edit ~/.pylintrc to include the directory above your module, like this:

init - hook = 'import sys; sys.path.append("/path/to/root")'

The solution to alter path in init-hook is good, but I dislike the fact that I had to add absolute path there, as result I can not share this pylintrc file among the developers of the project. This solution using relative path to pylintrc file works better for me:

init - hook = "from pylint.config import find_pylintrc; import os, sys; sys.path.append(os.path.dirname(find_pylintrc()))"

The problem can be solved by configuring pylint path under venv:
$ cat .vscode/settings.json

   "python.pythonPath": "venv/bin/python",
   "python.linting.pylintPath": "venv/bin/pylint"

The basic outline when you are not running from within the folder (ie maybe from pylint’s, though I haven’t used that) is:

init - hook = "from pylint.config import find_pylintrc;
import os, sys;