Overloading __init__ & Function overloading
fredrik at pythonware.com
Fri Sep 30 16:17:46 CEST 2005
Larry Bates wrote:
>I may be reading this question different than Fredrik.
it looks like you're using a non-standard definition of the word "overloading".
here are the usual definitions (quoting from a random google page):
"Overloading a method refers to having two methods which share the
same name but have different signatures."
"Overriding a method refers to having a new implementation of a method
with the same signature in a subclass."
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