list as an instance attribute
andre.roberge at gmail.com
Sun Sep 13 05:22:29 CEST 2009
On Sep 12, 11:48 pm, Daniel Luis dos Santos <daniel.d... at gmail.com>
> I have an object definition :
> class primitive:
> def __init__(self)
> self.name = ""
> self.transforms = 
> def copy(self, copyName)
> copy = self.copyInternalState(copyName) # method defined elsewhere
> in derived class
> if self.transforms != 
> for transf in self.transforms
> In short, what I want to is to have the transforms list as an instance
> attribute of the class. I will add objects to it. When I call the copy
> method on the object the list is to be copied to the new object.
> Problem is that the python interpreter is complaining that it doesn't
> know any self.transforms in the if statement.
1. Always post the actual code - the code you posted is not valid
Python as many colons (:) are missing.
2. You appear to be attempting to use the same name (copy) both as a
method name AND as a local variable of that method. This definitely
Perhaps if you could post the actual offending code (the smallest
example showing the problem you observe) others might be able to help
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