Brett Cannon wrote:
On 8/2/05, Phillip J. Eby email@example.com wrote:
It seems to me that multiple inheritance is definitely the right idea, though. That way, we can get the hierarchy we really want with only a minimum of boilerplate in pre-3.0 to make it actually work.
Yeah. I think name aliasing and multiple inheritance will take us a long way. Warnings should be able to take us the rest of the way.
-Brett (who is still waiting for a number; Barry, David, you out there?)
And it will let us get rid of some of the ugliness in my v 0.1 proposal, too (like Error being a child of StandardError, instead of the other way around).