Python import script display help file only

I’ve read the FAQs and users guides. Piwik is set up at I’m trying to import logs from It apparently is reading the current stats from the day I installed it. If I try executing the command from the logs directory, even with the full path to import_logs

No matter which command I use, I either get the imports help file or I get a 0 import summary. If I use any of the command line switches it doesn;t seem to help.

python --idsite=1
0 lines parsed, 0 lines recorded, 0 records/sec (avg), 0 records/sec (current)
File does not exist

Logs import summary

0 requests imported successfully
0 requests were downloads
0 requests ignored:
    0 HTTP errors
    0 HTTP redirects
    0 invalid log lines
    0 requests did not match any known site
    0 requests did not match any --hostname
    0 requests done by bots, search engines...
    0 requests to static resources (css, js, images, ico, ttf...)
    0 requests to file downloads did not match any --download-extensions

Website import summary

0 requests imported to 1 sites
    1 sites already existed
    0 sites were created:

0 distinct hostnames did not match any existing site:

Performance summary

Total time: 0 seconds
Requests imported per

Hi there,

See the message:

File does not exist


Had I typed the path correctly it would have have worked just the way it was supposed to work. I have to say a kind word about developers that answer tech support questions … the same one over and over.