What are new-style classes?
steve at holdenweb.com
Wed Aug 31 19:02:36 CEST 2005
Reinhold Birkenfeld wrote:
> Terry Hancock wrote:
>>On Tuesday 30 August 2005 04:09 pm, Reinhold Birkenfeld wrote:
>>>The customary way is to use "class new_class(object):". There's no advantage in using
>>>__metaclass__ except that you can set it globally for all classes in that module
>>>(which can be confusing on its own).
>>>My comment mostly referred to "new-style classes must be declared as a subclass of
>>>a new-style class", which is not true.
> Given the rest of your post, I assume that this isn't meant as it sounds. Remember, I'm
> German, so please bear with my sense of humour. ;)
German? Humour? Surely some mistake :-)
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