[Import-SIG] PEP 420 issue: extend_path

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Tue May 8 02:27:56 CEST 2012

On Tue, 8 May 2012 08:56:26 +1000
Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
> Given that sys.path already holds strings, as do __path__ attributes, I
> don't see any value in adding a separate PathEntry type just for signalling
> purposes.

How should I know, if load_module() returns a string, that it's supposed
to denote a possible namespace package? sys.path and __path__ don't
have anything to do with that.



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