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On 16 November 2013 23:33, Marc-Andre Lemburg <report@bugs.python.org> wrote:
> On 16.11.2013 14:25, Nick Coghlan wrote:
> Those were not documented on purpose, since they are an implementation
> detail of the encodings package search function.
>
> If you document them now, you'll set the implementation in stone,
> making future changes to the logic difficult. I'd advise against
> this to stay flexible, unless you want to open up the encodings
> package as namespace package - then you'd have to add documentation
> for the import interface.

Yes, that was what got me thinking along those lines, but to make that
possible, the contents of encodings/__init__.py would need to be moved
somewhere else. So this probably isn't on the table for 3.4.
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