[Python-Dev] On breaking modules into packages Was: [issue10199] Move Demo/turtle under Lib/
ben+python at benfinney.id.au
Wed Nov 3 01:47:55 CET 2010
Antoine Pitrou <solipsis at pitrou.net> writes:
> I don't agree with this. Until it's documented, it's an implementation
> detail and should be able to change without notice.
If it's an implementation detail, shouldn't it be named as one (i.e.
with a leading underscore)?
> If someone wants to depend on some undocumented detail of the
> directory layout it's their problem (like people depending on bytecode
> and other stuff).
I would say that names without a single leading underscore are part of
the public API, whether documented or not.
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