Why doesn't __call__ lead to infinite recursion?

Aahz aahz at pythoncraft.com
Sat Aug 16 20:04:01 CEST 2003


In article <bhlrgb$q0i$1 at slb2.atl.mindspring.net>,
Andrew Dalke <adalke at mindspring.com> wrote:
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No time to investigate further, but all your examples used classic
classes instead of new-style classes; I'm pretty sure that new-style
classes will more closely emulate the way functions work.  There's also
the wrinkle I didn't mention that functions use a dict proxy IIRC.
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