[Python-Dev] Advice in stat.py
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Mon, 30 Jul 2001 01:12:17 -0400 (EDT)
Greg Ewing writes:
> How are we supposed to convince impressionable newbies to stay away
> from the evil drug of import * if the docs for one of the standard
> modules is brazenly advocating its use?
If Guido will back off on saying that it's acceptable to use it that
way, I can assure you the docs will be corrected. But if he's still
advocating that usage (silly Dutchman), I don't think I should touch
Even if it is silly.
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at acm.org>
PythonLabs at Zope Corporation