[Python-Dev] cpython: Introduce importlib.util.ModuleManager which is a context manager to

R. David Murray rdmurray at bitdance.com
Wed May 29 20:43:12 CEST 2013

On Wed, 29 May 2013 20:10:44 +0200, Antoine Pitrou <solipsis at pitrou.net> wrote:
> On Wed, 29 May 2013 12:55:01 -0400
> Brett Cannon <brett at python.org> wrote:
> > > Perhaps 'managed_module'?
> > 
> > managed_module is better than managed_initialization.
> I don't understand how it's "managed". "manage", "manager", etc. is the
> kind of dumb words everybody uses when they don't manage (!) to explain
> what they're talking about.
> My vote is for "module_to_init", "uninitialized_module",
> "pristine_module", etc.

I don't really have a horse in this race (that is, whatever is chosen, my
vote will be 0 on it unless someone comes up with something brilliant :),
but I'll just point out that those names do not give any clue as to why
the thing is a context manager instead of a function that just returns
the uninitialized module.


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