Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of DeveloperGuidelines/Py_2_3


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06/26/19 09:05:40 (5 years ago)
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Dominic König
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    7878from s3 import s3_format_datetime # outside modules/s3
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     81=== Alternative Imports ===
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     83As the locations and names of some libraries have changed in Python-3, we use the compatibility module (modules/s3compat.py) to implement suitable alternatives. Similarily, the compat module provides alternatives for other objects such as types, functions and certain common patterns.
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     85Where an object name is provided by modules/s3compat.py, it must be imported from there if used.
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     87The following objects are provided by s3compat:
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     89||= '''Name''' =||= '''Import''' =||= '''!Comments/Caveats''' =||
     90||StringIO||{{{from s3compat import StringIO}}}||||