from __past__ import integerDivision (was Re: A modest PEP0238 suggestion)

Lee Harr missive at
Mon Jul 23 20:09:17 EDT 2001

On Mon, 23 Jul 2001 16:13:59 -0700, David Eppstein <eppstein at> wrote:
> In article <9jiak1$3s96$3 at>,
>  missive at (Lee Harr) wrote:
>> we already have people importing things from the __future__,
>> how difficult would it be to let people drag things from the __past__?
> Doesn't do anything for the people who are running precompiled scripts 
> acquired from somewhere else, or who have warnings redirected to where they 
> won't be seen.

I have not used it, but I think you can define a script that runs
every time python starts up.

Or is that only for the interactive mode?

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