[Python-Dev] "if __name__ == '__main__'" at the bottom of python unittest files

Karthikeyan tir.karthi at gmail.com
Wed May 1 15:00:13 EDT 2019

> I thought https://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0582/ had something about
> no longer add '.' to sys.path, but looks like I was mistaken.

It was discussed [0] in the past with respect to security since Perl did a
similar change and PEP 432 is also mentioned in the thread. [1]

[0] https://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-ideas/2017-June/045842.html
[1] https://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-ideas/2017-June/045849.html

Karthikeyan S
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