class variable won't icrement!
aahz at pythoncraft.com
Thu Sep 12 16:49:19 CEST 2002
In article <alpner$bm$1 at wanadoo.fr>,
Eric Brunel <eric.brunel at pragmadev.com> wrote:
>I always found that inheritance of class attributes to instance attributes
>was really misleading, and I even think it would be better if it were
>simply removed from Python. IMHO, it would far more conform to the
>"explicit is better than implicit" rule that is one of the basis of Python.
If I think of it as "scope resolution" rather than "inheritance", I find
that it makes more sense. It works exactly the same way as hiding a
global with a local.
Aahz (aahz at pythoncraft.com) <*> http://www.pythoncraft.com/
Project Vote Smart: http://www.vote-smart.org/
More information about the Python-list