Object default value

Reinhold Birkenfeld reinhold-birkenfeld-nospam at wolke7.net
Thu Sep 22 10:40:57 CEST 2005


ago wrote:
> Is it possible to have a default value associated python objects? I.e.
> to flag an attribute in such a way that the assignment operator for the
> object returns the default attribute instead of the object itself, but
> calls to other object attributes are properly resolved? (I don't think
> so, but I am not sure)

Python is not Visual Basic.

In Visual Basic, objects could have a default property which was set when
the object variable was assigned to, but that was only possible because
object variables had to be set with "Set", not "Let".

Reinhold



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