How to decide if a object is instancemethod?

Jon Clements joncle at googlemail.com
Wed Mar 14 14:57:35 CET 2012


On Wednesday, 14 March 2012 13:28:58 UTC, Cosmia Luna  wrote:
> class Foo(object):
>     def bar(self):
>         return 'Something'
> 
> func = Foo().bar
> 
> if type(func) == <type 'instancemethod'>: # This should be always true
>     pass # do something here
> 
> What should type at <type 'instancemethod'>?
> 
> Thanks
> Cosmia

import inspect
if inspect.ismethod(foo):
   # ...

Will return True if foo is a bound method.

hth

Jon



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