pylint #76626 false W0602 Using global for 'io' but no assignment is done [open]

#!/usr/bin/env python
io = None

def setup():
global io
import posix as io

# generates "Using global for 'io' but no assignment is done", although global io is in fact changed by import .. as.

prioritynormal
typebug
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