Possible PEP: Improve classmethod/staticmethod syntax

Skip Montanaro skip at pobox.com
Wed Jun 4 18:02:45 CEST 2003

>>>>> "Michael" == Michael Chermside <mcherm at mcherm.com> writes:

    Michael> I don't think either awkward workaround is necessary. It seems
    Michael> to me that you could use something like this:

    Michael>     def foo(...) [precondition(foo_pre), postcondition(foo_post)]:
    Michael>         <normal code here>

    Michael> Notice that precondition and postcondition are functions that
    Michael> take in one function as an argument and give out a function
    Michael> which can be applied to foo to give foo-prime. 

There ya go.  My original post contained this disclaimer:

    (FYI, the above is just right off the top of my sleep-starved brain.
    I'm sure it's full of holes.)


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