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Date 2015-09-01.06:41:56
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Doh, apparently I did once know about issue23726 and then forgot. Good catch.

Technically we could add a __class__ field to ModuleType directly, but I think then the ModuleType __class__ setter would basically need to be an exact reimplementation of everything that object_set_class already does? (Since it would still need to check that this particular ModuleType subclass was layout-compatible etc. -- e.g. no new __slots__.) And the end result would behave identically to the patch I just posted, except we'd replace a 2 line check in typeobject.c with some really complicated and bug-prone code in moduleobject.c? I don't think it buys us anything.
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