Loading multiple versions of the same package at the same time
tjreedy at udel.edu
Thu Nov 27 21:34:35 CET 2008
Diez B. Roggisch wrote:
> della wrote:
>> On 27 Nov, 11:21, "Diez B. Roggisch" <de... at nospam.web.de> wrote:
>>> You can't do that. How should python distinguish between the two modules
>>> with the same name?
>> That's why I was trying to import them with different names :)
> You weren't. The "as" creates just a local alias. It's roughly equivalent to
> import foo as bar
> import foo
> bar = foo
> del foo
> But in the interpreters module dict, foo it is, and stays.
But giving the modules different names on the disk should work, no?
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