Python Style Question

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
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 

>> 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.


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