duncan.booth at invalid.invalid
Mon Nov 5 10:06:05 CET 2007
Steven D'Aprano <steve at REMOVE-THIS-cybersource.com.au> wrote:
> As far as I know, all it would take to allow modules to be callable
> would be a single change to the module type, the equivalent of:
> def __call__(self, *args, **kwargs):
> # Special methods are retrieved from the class, not
> # from the instance, so we need to see if the
> # instance has the right method.
> callable = self.__dict__['__call__']
> except KeyError:
> return None # or raise an exception?
> return callable(self, *args, **kwargs)
The error should throw "TypeError: 'module' object is not callable" just as
it does today.
Also, it shouldn't pass self through to callable: modules have functions
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