[Python-Dev] Self in method body
tjreedy at udel.edu
Tue Dec 9 01:18:26 CET 2008
Filip Gruszczyński wrote:
> There is a large discussion on python-list about Guido's article about
That discussion should stay there.
> new self syntax, therefore I would like to use that to raise similar
> question: self in the body.
That has also be heavily discussed, many times, there and here.
> ... Then you just precede attributes with a '.',
Guido has specifically rejected that, more than once, I believe.
> which is 4 letters less than self.
As has been said *many* times in previous discussions, you can use 1
letter intead of 4 if you really wish, if saving keystrokes is your
highest priority. But please don't rehash these discussions, at least
Terry Jan Reedy
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