[Python-3000] Generic function PEP won't make it in time

Phillip J. Eby pje at telecommunity.com
Tue Apr 24 13:17:22 CEST 2007

At 11:17 PM 4/23/2007 -0700, Talin wrote:
>I'm not sure what Phillip is talking about here - C++ does not allow you 
>to instantiate a class that has non-overridden pure virtual methods, and 
>no pure virtual method can have a body. You cannot provide an 
>implementation for a pure virtual function.

I've never done it myself, but at least these guys say you can:


But clearly, it's pretty obscure.

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