Question about modules documentation
On 15/09/17 18:05, Tobiah wrote:
> On 09/15/2017 09:25 AM, Stefan Ram wrote:> Tobiah <toby at tobiah.org> writes:
>>> Modules can import other modules. It is customary but not
>>> required to place all import statements at the beginning
>>> of a module (or script, for that matter). The imported
>>> module names are placed
>>> When it refers to 'the imported module names' it sounds as though
>>> it is referring to the top level variables and functions in the
>>> imported module.
>> A "module name" usually is the name of a module.
>> When someone uses "module name(s)" it does /not/ sound as
>> if he is using it to mean "the top level variables and
>> functions in the named module(s)".
>> Since the preceding sentence uses the plural "import statements",
>> the next sentence has to use the plural "module names".
> 'next sentence' is the operative piece. I think that if the bit
> about placement was moved to the end of the paragraph the whole thing would
> be more readable and I wouldn't have stumbled on it.
If it had meant "the imported module's names" or indeed "the imported
modules' names", I would hope it would have said so.
Rhodri James *-* Kynesim Ltd