Python 1.6 The balanced language

Aahz Maruch aahz at
Sun Sep 3 21:53:41 CEST 2000

In article <8ou6qp027ag at>,
Alex Martelli <aleaxit at> wrote:
>Many Pythoneers dislike the type/class distinction that holds in
>Python, and it may be a bother when writing a C extension, but
>I think it's useful at the Python-programming level.  An instance's
>class is not its type...

That last sentence is worthy of being preserved.
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