Double underscores -- ugly?
bignose+hates-spam at benfinney.id.au
Wed Feb 20 04:54:58 CET 2008
benhoyt <benhoyt at gmail.com> writes:
> Then again, what's stopping us just using a single leading underscore?
> Nobody calls their own private methods _init or _add
You must be looking at different code from the rest of us. A single
leading underscore on the name *is* the convention for "this attribute
is not part of the external interface", which is about as "private" as
Python normally gets.
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