What's wrong with this code snippet?

Alex Martelli aleax at mail.comcast.net
Sat Jan 7 13:41:51 EST 2006

LordLaraby <Lord.Laraby at gmail.com> wrote:

> For what it's worth, GenerateRandomColour does not access any instance
> variables and therefore needn't even be a member of the class
> Population. If you wanted it there for encapsulation purposes, consider
> making it a staticmethod like so:
>     @staticmethod()
>     def GenerateRandomColour():
>         rn.seed()
>         colour = rn.choice(['C', 'P', 'Z'])
>         return colour 

No parentheses on the decorator line, just '@staticmethod'.  Otherwise,


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