How to define a function with an empty body?

Chris Rebert clp2 at
Sun Sep 13 05:38:47 CEST 2009

On Sat, Sep 12, 2009 at 8:37 PM, Peng Yu <pengyu.ut at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I want to define a function without anything in it body. In C++, I can
> do something like the following because I can use "{}" to denote an
> empty function body. Since python use indentation, I am not sure how
> to do it. Can somebody let me know how to do it in python?
> void f() {
> }

Use the no-op `pass` keyword:

def f():


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