RELEASED Python 3.1 alpha 1

laplacian42 at laplacian42 at
Sun Mar 8 18:54:15 CET 2009

On Mar 7, 6:59 pm, Carl Banks <pavlovevide... at> wrote:
> I see that Brett Canon's importlib has finally made it into Python
> standard library.  Congrats there (if you still read this list), I am
> struggling with Python's arcane import semantics (for something
> ridiculously silly) now and I feel your pain.

Hi Carl,

Could you please give a couple quick examples of these current "arcane
import semantics" (or at least point me in the right direction)? I
don't know what you mean, and would like to understand what Brett's
importlib fixes. Thank you.

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