Running "source" command before the script in the debug configuration


In the configuration page, I can enter python script and options. For the source command, I see "Before launch: Activate tool window" and I select "Run external tool". However, when I put source in front of the "Program" and file.rc in front of the "Arguments", I get the error that "source program is not recognized".
Problem is that source command is a shell internal and it is not a program like ls or grep. I didn't find information on how to use source command.
Please see the pictures below:
How can I fix that?
Any idea?
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Hmm, I don't think sourcing like that would work. Maybe use other methods, like python-dotenv ( for example? 

Or you can add environment variables directly to your run/debug configuration.


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