How to define a function with an empty body?

Christian Heimes lists at
Sun Sep 13 15:30:52 CEST 2009

Peng Yu schrieb:
> 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?

Python has two possibilities to create an empty function. The others
already told you aber the pass statement. The other way is a function
with a doc string

def func():
    """No op function

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