Question about circular imports

Frank Millman frank at
Sun Feb 26 06:22:21 EST 2012

"Peter Otten" <__peter__ at> wrote in message 
news:jid424$vfp$1 at
> Frank Millman wrote:
> To cut a long story short, why should circular imports be unavoidable?
> Paths into packages are recipe for desaster. You may end up with multiple
> instances of the same module and your programs will break in "interesting"
> (hard to debug) ways.

Thanks, Peter. I have just figured this out for myself, but you beat me to 

Full paths it is, then.


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