[Python-Dev] Can someone check my lib2to3 change for fix_imports?

Brett Cannon brett at python.org
Wed Jul 2 21:02:46 CEST 2008

On Wed, Jul 2, 2008 at 9:30 AM, Collin Winter <collinw at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 7:38 PM, Benjamin Peterson
> <musiccomposition at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 9:04 PM, Brett Cannon <brett at python.org> wrote:
>>> I just committed r64651 which is my attempt to add support to
>>> fix_imports so that modules that have been split up in 3.0 can be
>>> properly fixed. 2to3's test suite passes and all, but I am not sure if
>>> I botched it somehow since I did the change slightly blind. Can
>>> someone just do a quick check to make sure I did it properly? Also,
>>> what order should renames be declared to give priority to certain
>>> renames (e.g., urllib should probably be renamed to urllib.requeste
>>> over urllib.error when not used in a ``from ... import`` statement).
>> Well for starters, you know the test for fix_imports is disabled, right?
> Why was this test disabled, rather than fixed? That seems a rather
> poor solution to the problem of it taking longer than desired to run.

I think it may have been to turn off a failing test just before a
release and it was just never switched back on.


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