begging for pyme name change

Bernhard Reiter bernhard at
Wed Oct 26 09:41:49 CEST 2016

Am Mittwoch 26 Oktober 2016 08:42:38 schrieb Bernhard Reiter:
> Am Donnerstag 20 Oktober 2016 17:45:24 schrieb Daniel Kahn Gillmor:
> > It's certainly frustrating that there's no clear way to make a clean api
> > break in a given python module namespace.

> python3-gpgme2

To be more clear: I think that adding a number to the module name
is a very strong api break. As examples psycopg2, libxml2, urllib2, urlib3  
come to mind. 

So for example Debian packages would be called


And python code would do
  from gpgm2 import X,Y,Z

Or (my prefered name):
from gnupg2 import X,Y,Z

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