Module integration

I’m trying to create my own skill to interact with the google api, but when I execute mycroft it tells me that it fails to load the skill because it doesn’t find the module called with import. I checked and the modules needed are installed under my user folder while, mycroft access the root folder with the python modules. How can I make mycroft to use my local user python path instead of the root one?

Hi there, welcome to the Forums!

To keep your system cleaner, we generally use a Python virtual environment to keep all of Mycroft’s Python dependencies in one place. A little more on that here:

If you cloned the mycroft-core repo and ran the script you can then run mycroft-core/.venv/bin/activate or use bin/mycroft-pip to interact with the venv without having to activate it

Edit: that is quite a special video thumbnail… lol

Thanks a lot, very useful information and this resolved completely the problem!

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