style question: anything wrong with super(type(self), self).f() ?

Delaney, Timothy (Tim) tdelaney at avaya.com
Tue Sep 20 00:17:10 CEST 2005


As Tom said, using super(type(self), self) will fail when your class
gets subclassed. Otherwise we wouldn't have needed that kind of syntax
in the first place.

You may be interested in my self.super recipe:
http://aspn.activestate.com/ASPN/Cookbook/Python/Recipe/286195

and the considerably faster version available at:
http://members.optusnet.com.au/tcdelaney/python.html#autosuper

Tim Delaney



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