[Zope-dev] package dependency refactoring progress report

Shane Hathaway shane at hathawaymix.org
Mon May 25 12:43:17 EDT 2009

Tres Seaver wrote:
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> Shane Hathaway wrote:
>> Martijn Faassen wrote:
>>> It's interesting to see zope.deprecation is a new dependency. We could 
>>> consider changing these deprecations to simple imports if this is 
>>> possible...
>> Certainly, but what is the right way to deprecate code, then?  I'm not 
>> very happy about including zope.deprecation either, since it uses the 
>> sys.modules trick just like zope.deferredimport, but those deprecation 
>> warnings are important, aren't they?
> Not so much, IMO.  I think we can leave simple BBB imports in place,
> warning-free, forever (with a '#BBB' comment so that people don't delete
> them as unused imports).

Ok, I've replaced all the zope.deprecation imports I added with BBB. 
What does BBB stand for anyway?


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