[Python-Dev] Re: Dynamic nested scopes
Guido van Rossum
Thu, 02 Nov 2000 02:34:53 -0500
> I don't think I buy your explanation that Python uses dynamic scope
> for resolving globals.
That's not what I meant, but I expressed it clumsily. Perhaps the
terminology is just inadequate. I simply meant that builtins can be
overridden by module-globals. But only in the module whose globals
are searched for globals -- that part is still static.
Let's drop this thread...
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)