FOSS projects exhibiting clean/good OOP?

bruno.desthuilliers at bruno.desthuilliers at
Wed Jul 9 22:26:27 CEST 2008

On 9 juil, 16:38, Phillip B Oldham <phillip.old... at> wrote:
> I'm wondering whether anyone can offer suggestions on FOSS projects/
> apps which exhibit solid OO principles, clean code, good inline
> documentation, and sound design principles?

This is somewhat subjective... Some would say that Python's object
model is fundamentally broken and crappy (not MHO, needless to say)
that Python +  "solid OO principles" is antinomic !-)

More seriously:

> I'm devoting some time to reviewing other people's code to advance my
> skills. Its good to review bad code (of which I have more than enough
> examples) as well as good, but I'm lacking in finding good examples.
> Projects of varying sizes would be great.

I'd recommand at least FormEncode and SQLAlchemy.

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