[IronPython] Typecasting in ironPython

saurabh rawat rawatsaurabh at yahoo.co.in
Fri Mar 18 09:44:03 CET 2011

Hi Markus,
Thanks for the help.It helped !!!


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--- On Fri, 18/3/11, Markus Schaber <m.schaber at 3s-software.com> wrote:

From: Markus Schaber <m.schaber at 3s-software.com>
Subject: Re: [IronPython] Typecasting in ironPython
To: "Discussion of IronPython" <users at lists.ironpython.com>
Date: Friday, 18 March, 2011, 1:38 PM

Hi, Saurabh,

Sorry for sending that borked message. Outlook 2010 is driving me nuts!

Saurabh Rawat wrote:

> NoisePath np = (NoisePath)255

This is C syntax which obviously doesn't work in (Iron)Python. Python is
a dynamically typed language, so type casts do not exist "by design".

But the enum class has a toobject method:

So (with the appropriate import statements), the following should do:

Np = Enum.ToObject(NoisePath, 255)


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