help with calling a static method in a private class

Bruno Desthuilliers bruno.42.desthuilliers at websiteburo.invalid
Tue Sep 14 17:34:11 CEST 2010

Diez B. Roggisch a écrit :
> lallous <lallous at> writes:
>> How can I keep the class private and have the following work:
>> [code]
>> class __internal_class(object):
>>     @staticmethod
>>     def meth1(s):
>>         print "meth1:", s
>>     @staticmethod
>>     def meth2(s):
>>         print "meth2:",
>>         __internal_class.meth1(s)
>> x = __internal_class()
>> x.meth2('sdf')
>> [/code]
> By not using a double underscore. It is effectless on classes anyway
> (they are not hidden because of that).

FWIW, if what you want is to mark the class as being implementation (ie: 
not part of your module's API), just prefix it with a single underscore. 

> And additionally, but simply not using staticmethods at all.


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