pylint #130081 Missing sub-module import not detected [open]

import xml.sax.handler
print xml.sax.handler
print xml.sax.saxutils

Pylint doesn't report any errors, but when running very clearly has an error:

AttributeError: 'module' object has no attribute 'saxutils'

priorityimportant
typebug
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