[BangPypers] Object Oriented Programming in python

Dhananjay Nene dhananjay.nene at gmail.com
Mon Oct 21 21:04:56 CEST 2013

On Mon, Oct 21, 2013 at 11:46 PM, Saager Mhatre <saager.mhatre at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 18, 2013 at 11:33 AM, Dhananjay Nene
> <dhananjay.nene at gmail.com>wrote:
>> On Tue, Oct 15, 2013 at 2:33 PM, Dhruv Baldawa <dhruvbaldawa at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Also take a look at videos by Raymond Hettinger
>> > http://pyvideo.org/speaker/138/raymond-hettinger
>> I have some serious reservations on how OO is packaged here. Wanted to
>> post a detailed and articulate opinion, but it is going to take a
>> while since I am not getting the time to do so, but will get there
>> eventually. In the meanwhile I do want to offer an as yet
>> unsubstantiated opinion that some of these are not necessarily the
>> best references on the topic.
> Dammit, had meant to reply to this one earlier, but got completely
> side-tracked by our metaclasses discusison.
> I got a similar vibe when I sat through Raymond's talks at PyCon India
> 2011. A TWer friend and I were watching the talks together and our WTF
> counters turned quite a bit and usually at the same time.
> Like Dhananjay said, any response is going to have to be pretty detailed
> and I'm too tired and sleep now. :|

Since I had earlier stated that I would be responding on this thread,
should state that I did write out a response. Turned out to be a long
and detailed response. Given the tone of what I wrote, I decided to
not post it here (did mail it raymond though).


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