[Python-Dev] Threading, scalability, and possible bug report

Fredrik Lundh fredrik@pythonware.com
Wed, 24 Apr 2002 17:36:34 +0200

barry wrote:

> >>>>> "A" =3D=3D Aahz  <aahz@pythoncraft.com> writes:
>     A> import * is evil, evil, evil; it's a recipe for namespace
>     A> pollution; it makes debugging a total chore.
> But like bare-excepts, it has it's place.

the rule is "use only if you know what you're doing", not "don't
use because aahz don't know what you're doing"