metaclasses -- aka Don Beaudry hook/hack (was RE: Why should i use python if i can use java)
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Tue Jun 12 09:57:09 CEST 2001
"Skip Montanaro" <skip at pobox.com> wrote in message
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> James> I have found is that "the hook" doesn't seem to be complete in
> James> the sense that only the "class" statement seems to know about
> James> hook.
> Jim Fulton's ExtensionClass stuff knows about the Don Beaudry hook.
> ExtensionClasses are used in Zope (you can get the source from any Zope
> distribution) and by the latest Python wrappers for Gtk.
The Boost Python Library (www.boost.org) for extending Python
with C++ also uses the hook (if I understand it correctly:-).
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