[Python-Dev] Single .py file contains submodule?

M.-A. Lemburg mal@lemburg.com
Fri, 31 May 2002 09:42:38 +0200

Kevin Butler wrote:
> Guido wrote:
>  > (Barry prefers that there's only one class per file; fortunately I
>  > don't have that hangup. :-)
> So how about a single .py file containing a module and one-or-more 
> submodules? (Sounds like Barry will definitely not like it...  ;-) )
> Specifically, I wanted to allow easy isolated import of the PyUnit 
> assertion functions, something like:
> from unittest.assertions import *

That's bad style (at least for modules which don't only include
constants). Why would you want to enable this ?

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