Why is the shutil module called shutil?

Fletcher Johnson flt.johnson at gmail.com
Sat Sep 24 05:36:05 CEST 2011

The topic says it all:
Why is shutil named shutil? What does it stand for? This is just a
mild curiosity of mine.
The shutil module for reference: http://docs.python.org/library/shutil.html#module-shutil

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