[Python-Dev] Adding Optik to 2.3 standard library
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Fri, 12 Apr 2002 23:14:26 -0400
Barry A. Warsaw writes:
> Yes. Move getopt.py to getopt/_getopt.py and put this in
Actually, I'd call getopt.py getopt/classic.py, but that's just me. ;)
> # For backwards compatibility
> from _getopt import getopt, error, GetoptError
> # For convenience
> from OptionParser import OptionParser
> so some such similar incantation (I don't remember off-hand whether
> the module names should be fully-qualified or not).
Either should be fine, but we've been recommending full package names
for general use, so I think using that would be good form.
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at acm.org>
PythonLabs at Zope Corporation