Class optimization at runtime

Jeff Shannon jeff at ccvcorp.com
Tue Aug 3 22:32:59 CEST 2004


Dan Sommers wrote:

>Alternatively:
>
>    module WithOption:
>        class Foo:
>            # whatever
>        class Bar:
>            # whatever
>
>    module WithOutOption:
>        class Foo:
>            # whatever
>        class Bar:
>            # whatever
>
>    if option:
>        from WithOption import *
>    else:
>        from WithoutOption import *
>
>    x = Foo( )
>  
>

Or even better:

    if option:
        import WithOption as FooModule
    else:
        import WithoutOption as FooModule

    x = FooModule.Foo( )

(I twitch every time I see 'from X import *' ...)

Jeff Shannon
Technician/Programmer
Credit International




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