Inheritance from builtin list and override of methods.

OKB (not okblacke) brenNOSPAMbarn at NObrenSPAMbarn.net
Mon Nov 27 20:14:10 CET 2006


Duncan Booth wrote:

>> And is there a mechanism in Python that will allow me to override
>> the operators of a class, for all its occurrences, even the ones
>> implemented on C built-in objects? 
> 
> No.

    	For what it's worth, which is undoubtedly nothing, this is 
something that I think needs to change.  All this talk about new-style 
classes and class-type unification is empty words if you can't override 
anything on any type without having to know whether it's written in C or 
Python.

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--OKB (not okblacke)
Brendan Barnwell
"Do not follow where the path may lead.  Go, instead, where there is
no path, and leave a trail."
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