"self" in a class is annoying and errorprone
gerhard.haering at opus-gmbh.net
Wed Feb 12 12:08:20 CET 2003
Meinrad Recheis <meinrad.recheis at aon.at> wrote:
> hello everyone,
> I think it must be possible to change python so that self can be omitted
> inside a class
It has been discussed a gazillion times already.
> shouldn t that be discussed for the sake of PYTHON?
You can use http://groups.google.com/ to search for previous discussions.
Enter group:comp.lang.python in the search box plus whatever Python-related
you're searching for.
group:comp.lang.python omit self
This will yield as first hit:
Re: Why self?
... self.name = name self.address = address Under your situation,
I can't just omit self, since then there would be instance and
local variables with the same name ...
comp.lang.python - 6 Jul 2002 by Brian McErlean - View Thread (110 articles)
You see, there are not that many new topic for comp.lang.python.
There's also an entry in the Python FAQ:
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