Having a __stdlib__ namespace?

Just just at xs4all.nl
Fri Jan 10 12:39:06 CET 2003

In article <mailman.1042189529.2441.python-list at python.org>,
 Lulu of the Lotus-Eaters <mertz at gnosis.cx> wrote:

> It doesn't come "out of the box" this way, but you could easily create
> your own directory on the import path that was a link to the actual
> library path.  And you could name it something like 'std' or '__std__'.
> Once such a link was added, the OP's prefered import form will work.

Or you can add a regular dir named "std" somewhere, which contains an 
__init__.py like this:

__path__ = [<path-to-std-lib>]


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