newbie: cannot import name error

Cliff Wells logiplexsoftware at
Mon Sep 10 22:09:36 CEST 2001

On Monday 10 September 2001 12:17, Peter Hansen wrote:
> David Bolen wrote:

> Meanwhile, is it really the case that "extension" refers
> exclusively to code not written in Python?  If so, please
> refer me to where the official definition has been made
> so I can set my mind at ease.

Semantically, you may be correct.  However, for the sake of clarity, I think 
most people think of extensions as being written in C (probably because the 
process of integrating with C is referred to as "Extending and Embedding" in 
the documentation).

Cliff Wells
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