[Python-ideas] Adding `Unpicklable` to the `collections` module
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Tue Nov 23 23:18:23 CET 2010
On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 12:25 PM, Éric Araujo <merwok at netwok.org> wrote:
>> Recently I had the need to filter objects based on whether they're picklable
>> or not:
>> I'm not sure what's a good way to check for a specific object whether it's
>> led me to think: Maybe we should have an `Unpicklable` abstract base class
>> in the `collections` module? Then various unpicklable classes, like locks,
>> files or widgets, could inherit from this class to signify that they cannot
>> be pickled.
>> What do you think?
> This sounds useful. I’d rather spell the ABC pickle.Picklable, though.
Indeed; let's not turn the `collections` module into a repository of
I'm looking at you, collections.Callable!
Burn the witch!
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