Strong/weak typing

Alan Franzoni alan.franzoni.blahblah at
Fri Aug 1 17:57:10 CEST 2008

MartinRinehart at was kind enough to say:

> I'm writing Python as if it were strongly typed, never recycling a
> name to hold a type other than the original type.
> Is this good software engineering practice, or am I missing something
> Pythonic?

Python *is* strongly typed.

You're talking about dynamic typing, but that's not about "name reuse".

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