[Import-SIG] PEP 420 sprint report

Eric V. Smith eric at trueblade.com
Fri May 4 19:07:42 CEST 2012

On 05/04/2012 01:00 PM, martin at v.loewis.de wrote:
>> IMO, the no-explicit-directory case should be handled, if for no other
>> reason than that it shouldn't randomly break depending on which archiving
>> tool you used to create the zipfile with.
> I agree. IIRC, the zip importer creates a cached list/dictionary of the
> zip directory, anyway; while doing so, it could easily synthesize the
> directory names.

Correct. It builds a dictionary. It could create another dictionary (or
set is all I really need) with all directories, found or synthesized.


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