[Import-sig] Re: Long-awaited imputil comments

Greg Stein gstein@lyra.org
Thu, 17 Feb 2000 10:01:49 -0800 (PST)

On Thu, 17 Feb 2000, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> Maybe also think about what kind of policies an Importer would be
> likely to want to change.  I have a feeling that a lot of the code
> there is actually not so much policy but a *necessity* to get things
> working given the calling conventions for the __import__ hook: whether
> to return the head or tail of a dotted name, or when to do the "finish
> fromlist" stuff.

Agreed! Thanx for all the feedback.

Time to write some code...


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/