Dictionaries and dot notation

Ben Finney bignose+hates-spam at benfinney.id.au
Mon Apr 23 04:54:27 CEST 2007


Martin Drautzburg <Martin.Drautzburg at web.de> writes:

> Okay let me rephrase my question: is there a way of using dot
> notation without having to create a class?

Dot notation, e.g. 'foo.bar', is parsed by the interpreter as "access
the attribute named 'bar' of the object 'foo'". Objects have
attributes either by virtue of the class having them, or the object
getting them assigned after creation.

Can you describe what you would change in the above, or can you
re-word your request based on these facts?

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