[Python-Dev] PEP487: Simpler customization of class creation

Ethan Furman ethan at stoneleaf.us
Sun Jul 24 12:31:32 EDT 2016

On 07/24/2016 08:20 AM, Guido van Rossum wrote:

> I am very much against this. The two are not at all like each other. Also, what's the use case?

To be clear:  you are against the automatic calling of __set_name__ and/or __set_owner__ when using
setattr outside of class creation?  Said another way: class creation mechanics should only happen
during class creation?


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