function attributes are like function objects

Greg Ewing greg at cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Thu Feb 1 01:32:13 CET 2001


Sean Reifschneider wrote:
> 
> It didn't really
> seem like they were missing so much as it seemed like they would act
> more like everything else now...

Everything? What about lists, dicts, tuples, file
objects...?

What's so special about functions that we need to
be able to plonk arbitrary attributes on them, but
not any other builtin types?

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