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Author ncoghlan
Recipients eric.araujo, eric.smith, exarkun, giampaolo.rodola, loewis, meatballhat, milko.krachounov, ncoghlan, neologix, olemis, pitrou, tarek, vstinner
Date 2012-10-29.07:00:29
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Since it may not be clear from the rest of the thread, the os.replace() cross-platform atomic renaming building block was added in 3.3 (in #8828, which Victor linked above)

Another stdlib use case now also exists in importlib (see However, due to bootstrapping issues, importlib would not be able to use a version that was provided in a module like shutil.
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