[Python-ideas] Data Classes (was: Re: JavaScript-Style Object Creation in Python (using a constructor function instead of a class to create objects))

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Wed Jul 12 23:43:14 EDT 2017

On 13 July 2017 at 11:10, Eric V. Smith <eric at trueblade.com> wrote:
> The real world has intruded on my "Data Classes" time. But when I can, I'll
> get back to it and complete it. Hopefully I can spend all of the Core Sprint
> time on it.

One of the presentations at this year's PyCon Australia Education
Seminar is on teaching OOP concepts with Python [1], so I'll make sure
to bring this topic up with Bruce (the presenter) and other attendees.
While https://github.com/ericvsmith/dataclasses/blob/master/pep-xxxx.rst
is clearly still a work in progress, there's enough there for me to at
least collect some first impressions :)


[1] https://2017.pycon-au.org/schedule/presentation/94/

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