classmethods, class variables and subclassing
steve at holdenweb.com
Fri Oct 21 13:39:25 CEST 2005
Andrew Jaffe wrote:
> Steve Holden wrote:
>>Andrew Jaffe wrote:
>>>The problem is that I actually do want to call these methods on the
>>>class itself, before I've made any instances.
>>Except you could use staticmethods with an explicit class argument ...
> Yep, that would work! Thanks.
> But it does seem like a bit of a kludge: classmethods seems to be almost
> exactly what you 'ought' to use here (i.e., I really do want to apply
> these methods to the class as an object in its own right).
What's the use case?
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