Author r.david.murray
Recipients amaury.forgeotdarc, brett.cannon, r.david.murray
Date 2012-06-20.01:03:49
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To clarify Amaury's example:

rdmurray@hey:~/python/p32>./python -c "from distutils import msvc9compiler"
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<string>", line 1, in <module>
  File "/home/rdmurray/python/p32/Lib/distutils/msvc9compiler.py", line 27, in <module>
    import winreg
ImportError: No module named winreg

rdmurray@hey:~/python/p33>./python -c "from distutils import msvc9compiler"
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<string>", line 1, in <module>
ImportError: cannot import name msvc9compiler

So there is definitely some lost information in 3.3 compared to 3.2 in the 'import from' case.
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