[Python-Dev] __import__ problems

Hrvoje Niksic hrvoje.niksic at avl.com
Thu Nov 27 17:14:57 CET 2008

Mart Somermaa wrote:
> There at least two workarounds:
>   * the getattr approach documented in [3]

I can't comment on the rest, but the getattr seems overly complicated. 
If you need just the module, what's wrong with:

modobj = sys.modules[modname]

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