[Python-3000] PEP 367: New Super

Tim Delaney tcdelaney at optusnet.com.au
Sun May 20 10:20:37 CEST 2007

Nick Coghlan wrote:
> Tim Delaney wrote:
>> So the question is, should the method store the class, or the name?
>> Looking up by name could pick up a totally unrelated class, but
>> storing the undecorated class could miss something important in the
>> decoration. 
> Couldn't we provide a mechanism whereby the cell can be adjusted to
> point to the decorated class? (heck, the interpreter has access to
> both classes after execution of the class statement - it could
> probably arrange for this to happen automatically whenever the
> decorated and undecorated classes are different).

Yep - I thought of that. I think that's probably the right way to go.

Tim Delaney

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