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Author eric.araujo
Recipients alex, brett.cannon, eric.araujo, eric.snow, vstinner
Date 2014-03-13.22:24:34
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> If you only had the latter exception all you would know is Python
> doesn't consider datetime a package but you wouldn't know why that is
Well, I’d be satisfied with that.  Looking at the doc or importing just datetime would let me know it’s a module, not a package.

> unless you knew the exact definition (the __path__ attribute exists).
To me that’s an implementation detail.  The real definition in my mental model is that modules are files and packages are directories.  __path__ is advanced stuff.
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