static attribute

Stephen Hansen news at myNOSPAM.org
Sat May 12 16:53:47 CEST 2001


    The class definition is actually in the scope of its methods. In order
to access it, you must do something like:

    class Name:
        _allNames = {}
        def __init__(self, name):
            self.name = name
            Name._allNames[name] = self

HTH,

--Stephen
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"Uwe Schmitt" <schmitt at num.uni-sb.de> wrote in message
news:9djgnt$570uu$1 at hades.rz.uni-sb.de...
> hi,
>
> i tried to use a static attribute _allNames as follows:
>
>
> class Name:
>
>    _allNames={}
>
>    def __init__(self,name):
>       self.name=name
>      _allNames[name]=self
>
>
> X=Name("Xclass")
>
> but i get NameError.... whats wrong ?
>
> yours, uwe
>
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