[Python-Dev] Adding Optik to 2.3 standard library

Barry A. Warsaw barry@zope.com
Mon, 15 Apr 2002 09:19:39 -0400


>>>>> "AM" == Alex Martelli <aleax@aleax.it> writes:

    AM> Wouldn't the same instance-as-module trick as in, e.g.

    AM> http://aspn.activestate.com/ASPN/Cookbook/Python/Recipe/65207

    AM> let you make a "module-with-__getattr__" to most
    AM> intents&purposes?

Yes, nice.  Okay, I'll work something up and submit it as a patch to
the Optik project on SF.  Then Greg can fiddle with it and check it in
if he likes it.

>>>>> "MM" == Michael McLay <mjm42@comcast.net> writes:

    MM> Pmw (Python Megawidgets, http://pmw.sourceforge.net/) has a
    MM> lazy loader. It is loaded by __init__.py when the Pmw package
    MM> is loaded. The loader is in Pmw/Pmw_0_8_5/lib/PmwLoader.py

Seems quite a bit more complicated than the recipe.

-Barry