I have been running into some configuration errors while trying to import arcpy module into a simple Python script file, and I suspect that the errors might have something to do with the environment variables settings. Prior to the error above, I was running into a "ImportError: No module named 'arcpy'" error, which was related to incorrect environment variables. I have both Python 2.7 and Python 3.4 installed on my computer, and I would like to be able to use both of them in my code, but I'm not sure if that's possible.
Operating System: Windows 7
Application: ArcGIS for Desktop version 10.2.1
Path to ArcGIS: C:\Program Files (x86)\ArcGIS\Desktop10.2
Path to Python 2.7: C:\Python27
Path to Python 3.4: C:\Python34
Python IDE: PyCharm Community Edition 4.5.1
PATH: C:\Python27\;C:\Python34\;D:\Documents and Settings\pkundu\AppData\Roaming\npm;C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin
PYTHONPATH: C:\Program Files (x86)\ArcGIS\Desktop10.2\bin;C:\Program Files (x86)\ArcGIS\Desktop10.2\arcpy;C:\Program Files (x86)\ArcGIS\Desktop10.2\ArcToolbox\Script
When I try to run a very basic command:
I get the following error:
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "D:/Documents and Settings/pkundu/Desktop/pytest/testpy2.py", line 6, in <module>
File "C:\Program Files (x86)\ArcGIS\Desktop10.2\arcpy\arcpy\__init__.py", line 21, in <module>
from arcpy.geoprocessing import gp
File "C:\Program Files (x86)\ArcGIS\Desktop10.2\arcpy\arcpy\geoprocessing\__init__.py", line 14, in <module>
from _base import *
ImportError: No module named '_base'
Process finished with exit code 1
Would greatly appreciate a solution to this problem as I have not seen any other posts regarding this error. Most other posts have to do with the "ImportError: No module named 'arcpy'" error I was experiencing before I edited my environment variables to the ones listed above. When I followed the error code, I found that the geoprocessing folder contains both the "__init__.py" file and the "_base.py" file.