[Python-Dev] string-valued fget/fset/fdel for properties

Greg Ewing greg at cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Mon Nov 24 19:12:41 EST 2003

I just thought of another small benefit - the property
definition can precede the definitions of the methods
which implement it, e.g.

  class C(object):

    c = property('get_foo')

    def get_foo(self):

which is a more natural order to write things in.

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