Getting a list of an object's methods?
jeremy at jdyallop.freeserve.co.uk
Mon Jun 23 23:11:26 CEST 2003
Alexander Schmolck wrote:
> The premises are right, but they don't entail the conclusion. `dir`s behavior
> is not guaranteed to be stable, but `inspect.getmembers`'s obviously is .
[further logic and "obvious" things snuipped]
All very well, but inspect.getmembers is implemented using dir() /now/,
and doesn't return all of the methods in the /currently-existing/
versions of Python that the OP wants to use. It isn't an appropriate
> I don't think "What methods does this object have?" is a question
> that only a python wizard should be able to ask and receive a
> well-defined answer.
Well, that's certainly true.
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