[Python-Dev] Small Py3k task: fix modulefinder.py

Thomas Heller theller at python.net
Thu Sep 21 15:24:52 CEST 2006

Guido van Rossum schrieb:
> Is anyone familiar enough with modulefinder.py to fix its breakage in
> Py3k? It chokes in a nasty way (exceeding the recursion limit) on the
> relative import syntax. I suspect this is also a problem for 2.5, when
> people use that syntax; hence the cross-post. There's no unittest for
> modulefinder.py, but I believe py2exe depends on it (and of course
> freeze.py, but who uses that still?)

I'm not (yet) using relative imports in 2.5 or Py3k, but have not been able
to reproduce the recursion limit problem.  Can you describe the package
that fails?


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