[Python-Dev] doctest and pickle
ethan at stoneleaf.us
Fri Jun 7 19:55:59 CEST 2013
On 06/07/2013 10:50 AM, Mark Janssen wrote:
>> >>> from pickle import dumps, loads
>> >>> Fruit.tomato is loads(dumps(Fruit.tomato))
> Why are you using is here instead of ==?
I'm using `is` because I'm verifying that the instance returned by `pickle.loads` is the exact same object as the
instance fed into `pickle.dumps`. Enum members should be singletons.
> You're making a circular loop using "is"
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