[Python-Dev] Re: LOAD_NAME & classes

Michael Gilfix mgilfix@eecs.tufts.edu
Tue, 23 Apr 2002 22:37:23 -0400


On Tue, Apr 23 @ 17:45, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> I'm not sure that every possible handy coding tip deserves to be in
> the documentation.  There ought to be (and are!) plenty of other
> introductory texts that can serve this purpose.
> 
> Also, in this particular case, the question ("how do I share data
> between modules") and the answer ("put it in a module and import it")
> seems pretty obvious once you have a decent grip of module semantics.

  I agree now as well. I wouldn't have when I started though. At the
time I wondered if I had committed a stylistic sin because it didn't
feel "right".

               -- Mike

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