[Python-Dev] Indexing builtin sequences with objects which supply __int__

Scott Gilbert xscottg@yahoo.com
Sun, 23 Jun 2002 14:05:08 -0700 (PDT)

--- Todd Miller <jmiller@stsci.edu> wrote:
> >
> >Raise a TypeError and it would match the standard behavior.
> >
> Raise TypeError where?   I was thinking I'd have to either inherit from 
> int, or not, depending on the type of the array.   It still might work 
> out though...

You're right.  You'd have to raise the TypeError from whatever object was
being subscripted.  I'm not sure what I was thinking...

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