Safe to import __builtin__ ?

mrstevegross mrstevegross at
Tue Jun 2 15:40:56 EDT 2009

Is it generally safe to explicitly import __builtin__ in python? That
is, my code reads like this:

=== ===
import __builtin__
print __builtin__.type('a')
=== EOF ===

It seems like it should be a safe import, but I just want to make


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