Import if condition is correct

MindClass jonas.esp at googlemail.com
Sat Oct 28 13:36:11 CEST 2006


Steve Holden wrote:
> I'm guessing that you think this might be necessary to avoid importing
> the same module multiple times: it's not. Python only runs the module's
> code the first time the module is imported into a program. A further
> import statement effectively does noting, because the interpreter sees
> (from an entry in the sys.modules dictionary) that the module is already
> present.
>
The problem is that I've to import different libraries according to the
ORM (SQLObject, SQLAlchemy, etc)




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