Steve Holden sholden at bellatlantic.net
Thu Mar 16 00:21:28 CET 2000

Curtis Jensen wrote:
> I haven't found anything about pointers in python.  Is there a pointer
> type?  If so, what is the syntax?
> --
> Curtis Jensen
> cjensen at be-research.ucsd.edu
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Nope.  Assignment is effectively setting a pointer (i.e. the variable
on the LHS) to refer to the result of evaluating the RHS operand.

"Python does it without pointers"

What was your particular need?

"If computing ever stops being fun, I'll stop doing it"

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