Encapsulation, inheritance and polymorphism
ethan at stoneleaf.us
Tue Jul 17 20:43:57 CEST 2012
Mark Lawrence wrote:
> On 17/07/2012 18:29, Ethan Furman wrote:
>> Terry Reedy wrote:
>>> On 7/17/2012 10:23 AM, Lipska the Kat wrote:
>>>> Well 'type-bondage' is a strange way of thinking about compile time
>>>> checking and making code easier to read (and therefor debug
>>> 'type-bondage' is the requirement to restrict function inputs and
>>> output to one declared type, where the type declaration mechanisms are
>>> usually quite limited.
>>> >>> def max(a, b):
>>> if a <= b: return a
>>> return b
>> Surely you meant 'if a >= b: . . .'
>> No worries, I'm sure your unittests would have caught it. ;)
> Wouldn't the compiler have caught it before the unittests? :-)
Silly me, the word processor would have caught it!
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