[Python-Dev] PEP 553: Built-in debug()

Barry Warsaw barry at python.org
Thu Sep 7 13:19:52 EDT 2017

On Sep 7, 2017, at 10:00, Christian Heimes <christian at python.org> wrote:

> Setuptools' entry points [1] use colon between import and function, e.g.
> "pdb:set_trace" would import pdb and then execute set_trace. The
> approach can be augmented to allow calling a class method, too.
> So
>  "package.module:myclass.classfunc"
> would do :
>  from package.module import myclass
>  myclass.classfunc

Yep, that’s how it's described in the PEP 553 open issue.  I just didn’t include that complication in my response.


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