2010/11/20 M.-A. Lemburg firstname.lastname@example.org:
Nick Coghlan wrote:
The issue suffers from the fact that at least some of the people with the knowledge to do something about it are not inclined to do so due to strong stylistic objections (*ahem*).
How would the implementation differentiate between a real attribute error (missing symbol while setting up a module) and one caused by a circular import (symbol available, but not yet defined) ?
I'm the wrong person to ask - there's a reason my efforts when it comes to resolving this consist almost entirely of trying to nudge the people that actually care about fixing it in potentially promising directions :)