[Python-Dev] Purpose of Doctests [Was: Best practices for Enum]

Ethan Furman ethan at stoneleaf.us
Mon May 20 06:08:13 CEST 2013

On 05/19/2013 05:24 PM, Nick Coghlan wrote:
> This is the point I was trying to make: once you use IntEnum (as you
> would in any case where you need bitwise operators), Enum gets out of
> the way for everything other than __str__, __repr__, and one other
> slot (that escapes me for the moment...).

__getnewargs__ and __new__

But if you do math, the result is no longer an Enum of any type.


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