sufficiently pythonic code for testing type of function

A.T.Hofkamp hat at
Wed Oct 11 10:55:55 EDT 2006

On 2006-10-11, Bruno Desthuilliers <onurb at xiludom.gro> wrote:
> Now the real question : what if the object is not an instance of any of
> the types, but still support the expected interface ?

one possible answer: Use ZopeInterfaces
(and ask objects 'do you implement interface X' rather than 'are you type Y')

Not sure what options you have when dealing with builtin data types however.


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