[Python-Dev] [Python-checkins] cpython: whatsnew: move of reload, update new windows-only ssl functions entry.
R. David Murray
rdmurray at bitdance.com
Sun Feb 2 19:08:48 CET 2014
On Sat, 01 Feb 2014 13:20:48 -0500, Brett Cannon <brett at python.org> wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 1, 2014 at 12:27 PM, r.david.murray
> <python-checkins at python.org>wrote:
> > http://hg.python.org/cpython/rev/b3f034f5000f
> > changeset: 88884:b3f034f5000f
> > parent: 88882:19d81cc213d7
> > user: R David Murray <rdmurray at bitdance.com>
> > date: Sat Feb 01 12:27:07 2014 -0500
> > summary:
> > whatsnew: move of reload, update new windows-only ssl functions entry.
> > files:
> > Doc/whatsnew/3.4.rst | 10 ++++++++--
> > 1 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> > diff --git a/Doc/whatsnew/3.4.rst b/Doc/whatsnew/3.4.rst
> > --- a/Doc/whatsnew/3.4.rst
> > +++ b/Doc/whatsnew/3.4.rst
> > @@ -765,6 +765,10 @@
> > it will normally be desirable to override the default implementation
> > for performance reasons. (Contributed by Brett Cannon in :issue:`18072`.)
> > +The :func:`~importlib.reload` function has been moved from :mod:`imp`
> > +to :mod:`importlib`. The :func:`mod.reload` name is retained for
> > +backward compatibility, but is deprecated.
> > +
> That wording seems confusing to me. It makes it seem like importlib.reload
> is deprecated when in fact it's the imp module itself.
I committed that thinking I'd finished working on that entry, but I
hadn't. The updated text reads:
The reload() function has been moved from imp to importlib as part
of the imp module deprecation.
Is that clearer?
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