[Python-Dev] Enum: subclassing?

Barry Warsaw barry at python.org
Thu May 2 17:54:00 CEST 2013

On May 01, 2013, at 03:11 PM, Ethan Furman wrote:

>The reason __int__ is there is because pure Enums should be using plain ints
>as their value 95% or more of the time, and being able to easily convert to a
>real int for either database storage, wire transmission, or C functions is a
>Good Thing.

But then, Foo.a.value is good enough.


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