[Numpy-discussion] [Pythonmac-SIG] Packaging numpy with py2app

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Tue Jul 18 23:16:50 CDT 2006


Josh Marshall wrote:
> so it seems like the entire purpose of PackageLoader is to make life  
> difficult for me, just to save a few lines of typing. :) Seriously,  
> can a numpy developer tell me why PackageLoader is necessary?

I can't think of a good reason why it's used in __init__.py the way it is (it 
used to have postpone=True). If Pearu, who wrote that bit of code, doesn't speak 
up by Thursday, I'll have it removed in favor of regular imports for the beta.

-- 
Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
  that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
  an underlying truth."
   -- Umberto Eco





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