[Python-Dev] Re: A syntax for function attributes?
Eric S. Raymond
Thu, 31 Jul 2003 16:18:23 -0400
Zack Weinberg <email@example.com>:
> I.e. allow a dictionary constructor expression between the argument
> list and the colon; this initializes the property dictionary of the
> code object. One could stick a call to spark.rule() in there, or have
> a metaclass do it automatically.
> This allows the square bracket notation to be reserved for
> [classmethod] and the like. I suppose there's nothing stopping square
> brackets from being used for both, but I like having consistency with
> other dictionary constructor expressions.
I like this argument. +1.
<a href="http://www.catb.org/~esr/">Eric S. Raymond</a>