[Python-Dev] Keyword arg dictionary without keyword arguments
Guido van Rossum
Fri, 19 Jan 2001 11:34:45 -0500
> I get the impression that I'm currently seeing a non-NULL third
> argument in my (C) methods even though the method is called without
> keyword arguments.
> Is this new semantics that I missed the discussion about, or is this a bug?
Can't tell without spending more time looking at the code and
experimenting than I can afford today; but Jeremy refactored the
calling code, and it could be that you're seeing an empty dictionary
instead of a NULL.
Do you really need the NULL?
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)