how to set doc-string of new-style classes

Peter Otten __peter__ at
Tue Jan 11 13:37:46 EST 2005

harold fellermann wrote:

> programm execution and should therefore be forbidden!" But, I cannot
> even find out a way to set the doc string, when I CREATE a class using
> type(name,bases,dict) ... At least this should be possible, IMHO.

That's what the dict parameter is for:

>>> T = type("T", (object,), dict(__doc__="what you want"))
>>> T.__doc__
'what you want'


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