Does Python really follow its philosophy of "Readability counts"?

Russ P. Russ.Paielli at
Tue Jan 20 03:07:50 CET 2009

On Jan 19, 5:09 pm, Luis Zarrabeitia <ky... at> wrote:

> Russ, I think _you_ are missing the point.
> If the attribute is already public, why does it need properties? Why would a
> programmer go to the trouble of adding them manually, just to get one level of
> indirection for an already public attribute?

You don't understand the purpose of properties -- and you tell me that
*I* am the one missing the point?

I give up. I really don't have time for this.

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