Package name with '.' in them: Python Bug ?

John Roth newsgroups at
Sat Mar 20 13:30:21 CET 2004

"Yannick Patois" <patois at> wrote in message
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> Stephen Robert Norris wrote:
> > On Fri, 19 Mar 2004 19:12:03 +0100, Yannick Patois wrote:
> > The only potential bug here is that perhaps python should have raised an
> > error when the import happened.

Actually, I tend to agree this would be a nice thing. This
part of import isn't executed so frequently that it would
pose a performace issue.

John Roth

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