On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 10:52 AM, Dirk Laurie<dpl@sun.ac.za> wrote:
but is the proposed 'import sin,cos from math' really so much more
convenient than 'import(math,{"sin","cos"})' as to justify two new
keywords? (As I have confessed before, I'm a Python _apostate_).
Ah, but note the difference
import sin, cos from math => local sin, cos = math.sin, math.cos
the idea is to get away from globals. Now this kind of thing can be
done with macros or whatnot, but can't be done with table magic.
steve d.