[Python-Dev] how important is setting co_filename for a module being imported to what __file__ is set to?

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Mon Aug 31 17:10:34 CEST 2009

Benjamin Peterson <benjamin <at> python.org> writes:
> > Why can't we simply make co_filename a writable attribute instead of
> > some complicated API?
> Because code objects are supposed to be a immutable hashable object?

Right, but co_filename is used neither in tp_hash nor in tp_richcompare.



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