classes (was Re: Same again please for OOP)

Alex Martelli aleaxit at
Thu Dec 28 05:19:54 EST 2000

"D-Man" <dsh8290 at> wrote in message
news:mailman.977958972.13680.python-list at
> (Sorry if this posts twice, but I don't see my earlier post)

I did, and I'm just trying to make sure you see the answer (which
is why I'm also emailing this!) since it's my fault...

> However, I can't get this sample code to work.  I keep getting
> AttributeError's or infinitely recursive __getattr__ function.  If I
> remove one of the leading underscores it works fine.  This is because
> of the current name mangling used to "enforce" private members.
> Am I missing something here, or should I only use 1 leading
> underscore?

My bad -- ONE leading underscore is right.  Sorry!


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