docstring reference to another docstring

Chris Rebert clp2 at
Tue Mar 10 00:23:12 CET 2009

On Mon, Mar 9, 2009 at 4:17 PM, bdb112 <boyd.blackwell at> wrote:
> """" Thanks for the quick reply - I expanded it to a working program,
> it seems to do the job and works in my actual code (always good).  As
> you said, it assumes the called function's class is already defined.
> Is there a way around this? (The module was originally ordered
> "top-down").

Not that I know of, it's the nature of Python; though perhaps someone
will chime in. Also, you ought to be subclassing `object` in your
class definitions.


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