[Python-Dev] PEP 557: Data Classes
stefan at bytereef.org
Thu Sep 14 13:45:28 EDT 2017
On Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 10:24:52AM -0700, Mike Miller wrote:
> An elegant name can make the difference between another obscure
> module thrown in the stdlib to be never seen again and one that gets
> used every day. Which is more intuitive?
> from collections import record
I'd expect something like a C struct or an ML record.
> from dataclass import dataclass
This is more intuitive, since the PEP example also has attached methods
like total_cost(). I don't think this is really common for records.
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