The meaning of "="

Piet van Oostrum piet at
Tue Jul 14 22:59:34 CEST 2009

>>>>> aahz at (Aahz) (A) wrote:

>A> In article <m24otg3hkk.fsf at>, Piet van Oostrum
>A> <piet at> wrote: 

>>> And to get c.x = 4 working you also need a __setitem__. 

>A> Nope.  You do need __setitem__ so that this works:

>A> c['x'] = 4

Sorry, I meant such that c.x = 4 does the same as c['x'] = 4 because
that was what the OP wanted (I think).
Piet van Oostrum <piet at>
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