FEEDBACK WANTED: Type/class unification

Niki Spahiev spahievi at
Thu Aug 2 22:22:41 CEST 2001

8/2/2001, 17:07:32, Steve Holden wrote:

SH> "William Tanksley" <wtanksle at> wrote ...
SH> [ ... ]
>> Oops, I just realised that using 'class' as a variable name can't possibly
>> work: the parser can't currently disambiguate
>> class = myClass
>> from a class declaration, since both start with the token "class".
SH> I've spent a couple of minutes trying to remember if I ever wrote

SH>     self = something

SH> Nope, don't remember that. Which isn't to say it might not be meaningful in
SH> some context I haven't imagined.

class some(other):

      def me1(*arg):
          self = arg[0]
 = bar

Best regards,
 Niki Spahiev

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