Why does python not have a mechanism for data hiding?

Luis Zarrabeitia kyrie at uh.cu
Thu Jun 12 14:33:33 CEST 2008

Quoting Dennis Lee Bieber <wlfraed at ix.netcom.com>:

> On Wed, 11 Jun 2008 21:54:33 -0700 (PDT), Michele Simionato
> <michele.simionato at gmail.com> declaimed the following in
> comp.lang.python:
> > 
> > It looks like in French (as in Italian) *experimented* has the
> > meaning of "tried and tested on the field" when applied to a
> > person.
> >
> 	<Spock raised eyebrow>
> 	Fascinating

Spanish also. I translate "experimentado" to "experienced", perhaps because I
had seen it before, but I never imagined that "experimented" would be wrong.

Fascinating x2

Luis Zarrabeitia
Facultad de Matemática y Computación, UH

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