[Python-ideas] Moving typing out of the stdlib in Python 3.7?

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Sat Nov 4 16:22:25 EDT 2017

On Sat, Nov 4, 2017 at 7:05 AM, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:

> Perhaps typing could switch to being a bundled module, such that it
> had its own version, independent of the Python standard library
> version, but was still present by default in new installations?

This is beginning to sound like the most attractive solution. We could
possibly do away with typing_extensions. Are there precedents of how to
bundle a module in this way? Or is it going to be another special case like

--Guido van Rossum (python.org/~guido)
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