Difference between __init__ (again) and nothing ...

Stef Mientki S.Mientki-nospam at mailbox.kun.nl
Tue Jan 2 12:50:57 CET 2007


Marc 'BlackJack' Rintsch wrote:
> In <da749$459a380d$d443bb3a$16845 at news.speedlinq.nl>, Stef Mientki wrote:
> 
>> What's the difference between using __init__ and using nothing,
>> as the examples below.
>>
>> class cpu:
>>    PC = 4
> 
> This is a *class attribute*.  It's the same for all instances of `cpu`.
> 
>> class cpu:
>>    def __init__:
>>      self.PC = 4
> 
> This is an *instance attribute* which is set in every instance of `cpu`.
>
thanks Marc,

Oh so obvious, why didn't I discovered that myself ;-)

cheers,
Stef



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