[docs] [issue11988] special method lookup docs don't address some important details

Georg Brandl report at bugs.python.org
Tue May 3 23:19:21 CEST 2011

Georg Brandl <georg at python.org> added the comment:

Not sure I understand your issue here.  How should "1 in y" get at X.__contains__ given the special method lookup rules?  The __getattr__ is not called since y.__contains__ isn't looked up.

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