[Python-Dev] Getting rid of unbound methods: patch available

Guido van Rossum gvanrossum at gmail.com
Fri Jan 21 05:21:20 CET 2005

> Removing unbound methods also breaks the 'py' lib quite a bit.  The 'py.test'
> framework handles function and bound/unbound method objects all over the
> place, and uses introspection on them, as they are the objects defining the
> tests to run.

OK, I'm convinced. Taking away im_class is going to break too much
code. I hereby retract the patch.

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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