ClassName.attribute vs self.__class__.attribute

Bruno Desthuilliers bruno.42.desthuilliers at websiteburo.invalid
Fri Jun 6 16:35:24 CEST 2008

Hrvoje Niksic a écrit :
> "bruno.desthuilliers at" <bruno.desthuilliers at>
> writes:
>> On 5 juin, 17:40, Gabriel Rossetti <gabriel.rosse... at>
>> wrote:
>>> Hello everyone,
>>> I had read somewhere that it is preferred to use
>>> self.__class__.attribute over ClassName.attribute to access class (aka
>>> static) attributes.
>> It's even prefered to use self.attribute,
> I was going to write exactly that, but it occurred to me that he might
> want to be *assigning* to self.__class__.attribute (or
> HisClass.attribute) from his methods, in which case self.attribute
> would be quite different.


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