Inherting from object. Or not.

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at
Thu Jan 27 10:54:32 CET 2005

Frans Englich wrote:
> On Wednesday 26 January 2005 21:24, M.E.Farmer wrote:
>>Hello Frans,
>>What you are seeing is a step on the path to unification of types and
> I changed all base classes in my project to inherit object. There appears to 
> be no reason to not do it, AFAICT.

Exactly. My advice is to use new-style classes unless you have a reason not to 
(if you're inheriting from a builtin type, then there is no need to inherit from 
object as well - the builtin types already have the correct basic type).


Nick Coghlan   |   ncoghlan at   |   Brisbane, Australia

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