initial import
[patches.git] / bitpim-search-path-for-helpers.patch
1 Index: src/conversions.py
2 ===================================================================
3 --- src/conversions.py (revision 2853)
4 +++ src/conversions.py (working copy)
5 @@ -49,7 +49,14 @@
6 f=shortfilename(f)
7 except:
8 # this craps out if the helper does not exist!
9 - raise common.HelperBinaryNotFound(basename, basename+osext, [helperdir])
10 + # see if we can't find it in the system path instead ...
11 + try:
12 + for path in os.getenv("PATH", "").split(":"):
13 + f = path+"/"+basename+osext
14 + if os.access(f, os.X_OK) and os.path.isfile(f):
15 + return f
16 + except:
17 + raise common.HelperBinaryNotFound(basename, basename+osext, [helperdir])
18 if not os.path.isfile(f):
19 raise common.HelperBinaryNotFound(basename, basename+osext, [helperdir])
20 return f