[Python-Dev] New relative import issue

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Fri Sep 22 02:17:24 CEST 2006

Giovanni Bajo wrote:

> My idea (and interpretation of Greg's statement) is that a module/package
> should be able to live with either relative imports within itself, or fully
> absolute imports.

I think it goes further than that -- each module should
(potentially) have its own unique view of the module
namespace, defined at the time the module is installed,
that can't be disturbed by anything that any other module


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