Python-dev summary: August 16-31

Rainer Deyke root at
Mon Sep 4 23:44:38 CEST 2000

"Andrew Kuchling" <akuchlin at> wrote in message
news:3dog23kgzy.fsf at
> Carel Fellinger <cfelling at> writes:
> > > adds 'import name1 as name2' and 'from module import name1 as name2'
> >
> > Here we have a new keyword that isn't a keyword, that might as wel be
> > used for that hidius print hack, but in that context it was deemed
> > impossible. So what am I missing? (or are we being fooled:)
> 'as' isn't a true keyword, but instead is only accepted as part of the
> import statement:

import name1 >> name2
import as as as

Rainer Deyke (root at
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