# get_config¶

astropy.config.get_config(packageormod=None, reload=False)[source]

Gets the configuration object or section associated with a particular package or module.

Parameters
packageormodstr or None

The package for which to retrieve the configuration object. If a string, it must be a valid package name, or if None, the package from which this function is called will be used.

cfgobjconfigobj.ConfigObj or configobj.Section
If the requested package is a base package, this will be the configobj.ConfigObj for that package, or if it is a subpackage or module, it will return the relevant configobj.Section object.
If packageormod is None, but the package this item is created from cannot be determined.