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Author r.david.murray
Recipients Niels.Heinen, brett.cannon, eric.araujo, jcea, pitrou, r.david.murray, vstinner
Date 2011-06-06.16:58:41
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I've done a little poking around, and it looks like you are correct and I'm wrong. It appears that readline.so is or should be a special case.  I've added some people to nosy to see what they think.

Specifically, it appears that if I put a file that should shadow a library module that is imported at python startup time (eg: os.py) into my current working directory I still get the os.py from the appropriate lib directory, even though '' is first in my sys.path.  This is not how I thought it worked, but it is my observation.  I tested this on 2.6.6, 2.7.1 and 3.3 tip.
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2011-06-06 16:58:42r.david.murraysetrecipients: + r.david.murray, brett.cannon, jcea, pitrou, vstinner, eric.araujo, Niels.Heinen
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