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Author ethan.furman
Recipients docs@python, ethan.furman, ezio.melotti, nedbat, r.david.murray
Date 2015-07-15.17:19:45
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RDM noted:
> The surprising thing is that __main__ works without there being an
> __init__.  I didn't know that, assumed it wasn't true, and so never
> tried it.

I think this is due to PEP 420 Namespace Packages.
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