'parent object'?

Erik Max Francis max at alcyone.com
Tue Jun 25 10:14:26 CEST 2002


"Guyon Morée" wrote:

> Is there, like 'self, also a 'parent' object of some sort?
> 
> The problem i'm having is that i have a class, which contains a list
> of
> instances of another class. How can i let this 'childclass' call a
> function
> which is on the 'parent class'?

An instance has access to its class (.__class__ attribute), and a class
has access to its parent classes (.__bases__ attribute).

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