use of super

Simon Brunning simon at brunningonline.net
Tue Jan 19 17:52:56 CET 2010


2010/1/19 harryos <oswald.harry at gmail.com>:
> I was going thru the weblog appln in practical django book by
> bennet .I came across this
>
> class Entry(Model):
>        def save(self):
>                dosomething()
>                super(Entry,self).save()
>
> I couldn't make out why Entry and self are passed as arguments to super
> ().Can someone please explain?

Does <http://docs.python.org/library/functions.html#super> make
anything clearer?

-- 
Cheers,
Simon B.



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