ANN: magnitude 0.9.1

juan at juan at
Tue Oct 16 10:33:07 CEST 2007

Ben Finney <bignose+hates-spam at> writes:
> Please don't ever recommend 'from foo import *' in end-user
> documentation. It's generally a bad practice and should only be done
> when the individual programmer understands the tradeoffs involved;
> putting it in the documentation for a module is setting a poor
> example.

Got it, and solved.  Thanks.  I have been carelessly using
it like that for a long time (I was, after all, guilty of
any name it imported into my namespace) and I didn't think
about the implications for others in the documentation. 


More information about the Python-list mailing list