[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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