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Get an object by name or dotted path, import if it necessary.

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Get an object by name or dotted path, import if it necessary.


pip install object_by_name


>>> from object_by_name import object_by_name
>>> object_by_name('test_package')
<module 'test_package' from ...>
>>> object_by_name('test_package.test_module')
<module 'test_package.test_module' from ...>
>>> object_by_name('test_package.test_module.TestClass')
<class 'test_package.test_module.TestClass'>
>>> object_by_name('test_package.test_module.instance')
<test_package.test_module.TestClass object at 0x...>
>>> object_by_name('test_package.test_module.instance.method')
<bound method TestClass.method of <test_package.test_module.TestClass ...>>
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