[Python-Dev] PEP 0420: Extent of implementation? Specifically Python 2?

Eric V. Smith eric at trueblade.com
Fri Jun 19 17:54:03 CEST 2015

On 06/19/2015 11:21 AM, triccare triccare wrote:
> Greetings,
> Will this PEP be implemented in Python 2?
> And, more generally, is there a way to know the extent of implementation
> of any particular PEP?

PEP 420 (namespace packages) will not be implemented in Python 2.

I don't think there's any general way of knowing, short of reading the
documentation of the specific features. In this case, namespace packages
are documented in 3.x, but not 2.x.


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