[Python-Dev] PEP 544 and dunder methods

Eric Snow ericsnowcurrently at gmail.com
Tue May 21 20:53:37 EDT 2019

On Tue, May 21, 2019, 12:00 Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:

> My guess, without delving into the implementation, is that a Protocol is
> *always* about the class, and that this is entirely a red herring.

I think you're right.  It makes sense.  I must have missed it somehow.

FYI, some protocols (like pickle) are looked up on the instance.  I'm on my
phone or I'd point you to the BPO issue. :)


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