[Python-Dev] Advice in stat.py
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Mon, 30 Jul 2001 12:51:57 -0400 (EDT)
Barry A. Warsaw writes:
> Um, sure, but it's can be pretty inconvenient to export 193 symbols
> this way :).
Yeah, that's a lot. ;-)
> I've often thought that it would be nice to have better delegation
> support in Python, and no __getattr__() doesn't really hack it. I'm
> encouraged that some of the Py2.2 descr-branch stuff might actually
> make this valid programming technique more useful and then even I
> could see (eventually) giving up on import-*.
Definately; it would be good to have nicer delegation support.
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at acm.org>
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