[Python-Dev] Re: Relative import

Greg Ewing greg at cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Thu Dec 18 17:07:33 EST 2003

Paul Moore <pf_moore at yahoo.co.uk>:

> But none of the proposed solutions handle the __path__ variable. I
> don't have any objection in principle to desupporting __path__

I'll be worried if __path__ is likely to disappear as a
result of all this. I'm using it in what will be the next
version of my Python GUI library, to switch in different
implementations of submodules depending on the platform.

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