[XML-SIG] Python package name
Martin v. Loewis
Thu, 21 Sep 2000 20:21:02 +0200
> __version__.py has less of a chance of getting lost when moving or
> copying files. It can be consulted by Python code by simply saying
> import package
> if package.__version__.version <= (1, 2, 3): ...
> We may restrict the contents of __version__.py for the purpose of
> parsing or evaluating by a version dependency checker.
This is probably off-topic here, and a worth a separate PEP, but...
I always disliked __init__.py; files with that many underscores look
wrong. So the prospect of adding another file with underscores is