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Author eric.snow
Recipients Oren Milman, eric.snow, serhiy.storchaka
Date 2017-09-12.02:47:27
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This is pretty messy. :(  Ideally we would disallow setting sys.modules to anything except a dict (or perhaps any mapping).  However, we don't have that option currently (see  In the meantime we have to fix up all the places that are expecting a mapping.

Part of the problem here is that a number of places fail silently, as evidenced by the failures Oren pointed out...
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