Python Style Question

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Thu Jan 22 17:47:19 CET 2009


Steve Holden wrote:
> K-Dawg wrote:
>> I am trying to become more pythonic as I learn python and get my mind
>> around it instead of other languages I have used.
>>
>> I have an app that has a series of classes for objects it uses.  From a
>> style perspective, which should be done:
>>
>> Different py file for each class

Python is not Java!

>>
>> or
>>
>> One py file with all the classes
>>
>> The classes are small with a constructor and a few methods, no more than
>> a couple, some with just one other method.

Or if that gets to be too much, a few files each with several related 
classes.

>> Which is more "pythonic"?
>>
> One .py file with all the classes. But it's also very pythonic that you
> have the choice, and can select the option that suits you best ;-)

Nice put Steve.

tjr




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