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I am trying to teach myself python. When I run the interactive help from the python console in gedit and ask it to list all modules it runs the configuration for the speech dispatcher. I googled and found the above bug report on launchpad, it seems to contain two different methods of patching the problem, but I am unsure how to use either of them, being a relative linux noob. I was hoping someone could point me in the right direction.

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closed as off topic by Jacob Johan Edwards, jrg May 11 '12 at 13:33

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This question should instead be filed as a bug report, and as such is off-topic, thanks! Instructions on filing a bug report are here. –  Jacob Johan Edwards May 10 '12 at 2:25
    
Of course, the bug is now fixed! –  Jacob Johan Edwards May 10 '12 at 2:25
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The patches and fixes probably shouldn't be applied by yourself. Instead unless you're an expert you should wait for the fix to be packaged. Please report bugs in launchpad when you find them here:

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ReportingBugs

If you would like a list of modules, then you should look in the pyshared directory: /user/share/pyshared you can also look at various python documentation sources online, almost all python modules are packaged for Ubuntu and can be installed easily enough via apt-get install.

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