Does Python have Multiple Inheritance ?

Lawrence D'Oliveiro ldo at geek-central.gen.new_zealand
Sun Nov 16 07:45:44 CET 2008


In message <%lIRk.67026$vX2.47488 at bignews6.bellsouth.net>, Larry Bates
wrote:

> Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:
>
>> In message <mailman.3675.1226101014.3487.python-list at python.org>, Steve
>> Holden wrote:
>> 
>>> Lawrence D'Oliveiro wrote:
>>>
>>>> Not to mention duck typing, which does away with the need for
>>>> inheritance altogether.
>>>
>>> That seems a somewhat extreme point of view.
>> 
>> Hey, I didn't design the language, I just use it. :)
> 
> I'm with Steve.  Multiple inheritance is still a "good" thing, especially
> for mixin-classes.  wxPython, for instance, wouldn't be nearly so flexible
> without it.

Sure. But Python doesn't _force_ you to do things that way.



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