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Python Question

ImportError: No module named base

I'm trying to implement PageObject pattern for my first Login test. While running it I'm receiving the following error:

>> py.test -v
============================= test session starts ==============================
platform linux2 -- Python 2.7.3 -- pytest-2.3.4
plugins: xdist
collected 0 items / 1 errors

==================================== ERRORS ====================================
____________________ ERROR collecting _____________________ in <module>
> from ui.pages import LoginPage
../pages/ in <module>
> from loginPage import LoginPage
../pages/ in <module>
> from base import BasePage
E ImportError: No module named base

Here is the pythonpath:

Pythonpath: PYTHONPATH="${PYTHONPATH}:/usr/lib/python2.7/"


As far as it's one of my first tests a lot of code was copy-pasted, maybe there's something wrong with it but I'd can't get it. Will be very pleased with any suggestions on this point.

Also below is the structure and content of my so-called PageObject implementation:

  1. ui

    • base

      • __ init __ .py




    • pages

      • __ init __ .py


    • tests

      • __ init __ .py


    • __ init __ .py

ui/__ init __ .py:

__author__ = 'testuser'

ui/base/__ init __ .py:

from wrapper import SeleniumWrapper
from basePage import BasePage

selenium_driver = SeleniumWrapper()


class BasePage(object):

def __init__(self, driver):
self.driver = driver

def get_current_url(self):
return str(self.driver.current_url)


import os

HOST = os.environ["HOST"]
except KeyError:
os.environ["HOST"] = ''
HOST = str(os.environ["HOST"])
PORT = ''
BASE_URL_US = '%s:%s/en/' % (HOST, PORT)
EMAIL = ''
PASSWORD = 'secret'


from selenium import webdriver
import configs

class SeleniumWrapper:
_instance = None

def __new__(cls, *args, **kwargs):
if not cls._instance:
cls._instance = super(SeleniumWrapper, cls).__new__(cls, *args, **kwargs)
return cls._instance

def connect(self, host=configs.BASE_URL_US):
self.driver = webdriver.Firefox()

self.base_url = host
return self.driver

ui/pages/__ init __ .py:

from loginPage import LoginPage


from base import BasePage

class LoginPage(object):

login_page_link = '.log-in>a'
email_field_locator = 'email'
password_field_locator = 'password'
login_button_locator = 'submit'

def __init__(self, driver, base_url):
self.driver = driver

def login_action(self, email, password):
login_page = self.driver.find_element_by_css_selector(self.login_page_link)
email_element = self.driver.find_element_by_id(self.email_field_locator)
password_element = self.driver.find_element_by_id(self.password_field_locator)
login_button = self.driver.find_element_by_id(self.login_button_locator)

ui/tests/__ init __ .py:

__author__ = 'testuser'


import sys
import os
import pytest

if __name__ == '__main__':
sys.path.append(os.path.dirname(__file__) + '/../')
from ui.base import selenium_driver
from ui.pages import LoginPage
from ui.base import configs

class TestLoginLogout(object):

def setup_class(cls):
cls.verificationErrors = []
cls.driver = selenium_driver.connect()
cls.base_url = selenium_driver.base_url = configs.EMAIL
cls.password = configs.PASSWORD

def teardown_class(cls):
assert cls.verificationErrors == []

def test_login_positive(self):
welcome_page = LoginPage(self.driver, self.base_url)
login_page = welcome_page.login_action(, self.password)
# assert 'property' in login_page.get_current_url()

if __name__ == '__main__':
pytest.main([__file__, "-s"])


Your base module is located in the ui module. Hence

from base import BasePage

shoul dbe

from ui.base import BasePage