basic inheritance question

Nathan Valentine nathan at
Thu Sep 20 22:03:54 CEST 2001

Thanks to everyone who pointed out that I was not calling the __init__
of the baseclass.

BTW, I don't recall seeing any mention of having to do this when
reading the Python Tutorial authored by Guido. I did another quick
scan of the doc and still don't see it. Perhaps this is something that
should be added to the Notes for the section on classes and

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