how to set doc-string of new-style classes

harold fellermann harold.fellermann at
Tue Jan 11 16:33:10 EST 2005

On 11.01.2005, at 19:35, Alex Martelli wrote:

> harold fellermann <harold.fellermann at> wrote:
>    ...
>> 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.
>>>> x=type('x',(),dict(__doc__='hi there'))
>>>> x.__doc__
> 'hi there'

yes, you're right ... a subsequent question, that puzzles me:
where can I apply for the "most-stupid-question"-award, now *g*

thanks anyway,

- harold -

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