Python Quiz

Duncan Booth duncan at NOSPAMrcp.co.uk
Wed Jul 16 15:18:18 CEST 2003


Duncan Booth <duncan at NOSPAMrcp.co.uk> wrote in 
news:Xns93BA6E5A0FA08duncanrcpcouk at 127.0.0.1:

> On question 8, I'm not aware that Python borrowed anything from Java.

Researching beyond Google reveals that the current class syntax dates from 
Python 0.9.4, December 1991. Since Java was released in 1995 it would 
definitely seem to be wrong to claim that Python gets "object orientation 
concepts" from Java.

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Duncan Booth                                             duncan at rcp.co.uk
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