[Python-Dev] Arbitrary attributes on funcs and methods

Fredrik Lundh fredrik@pythonware.com
Wed, 12 Apr 2000 12:04:32 +0200

Vladimir Marangozov wrote:
> I don't see the purpose of attaching state (vars) to an algorithm
> (i.e. a function). What are the benefits compared to class instances?
> And these special assignment rules because of the real overlap with
> real instances... Grrr, all this is pretty dark, conceptually.
> -1 until P3K.

I agree.