Assignment not the same as defining?
John J. Lee
jjl at pobox.com
Wed Oct 3 16:24:35 CEST 2001
On Wed, 3 Oct 2001, Oleg Broytmann wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 03, 2001 at 12:35:58PM +0100, Dale Strickland-Clark wrote:
> Python does not have assingment at all.
> a = b
> is not assignment in Python - it is binding and rebinding. Reference to
> b copied into a. Only reference, not an object.
true, but that's not the answer to the problem -- it's the caching that
stops this from working, as somebody else has pointed out.
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