default value in __init__
castironpi at gmail.com
Sun Oct 19 04:52:52 CEST 2008
Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> On Sat, 18 Oct 2008 09:17:28 +1300, Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:
>> In message
>> <da493481-7183-423d-bf12-56c1ca8a7f04 at k30g2000hse.googlegroups.com>,
>> Aaron "Castironpi" Brady wrote:
>>> The purpose of a parameter is something that the caller can supply, but
>>> doesn't have to. It is not for internal-use-only items.
> Says who?
> Using arguments for internal-use-only is a perfectly acceptable example
> of practicality beating purity.
That's a stretch.
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