Seymore4Head at Hotmail.invalid
Fri Oct 31 17:47:41 CET 2014
On Sat, 1 Nov 2014 03:37:29 +1100, Chris Angelico <rosuav at gmail.com>
>On Sat, Nov 1, 2014 at 3:31 AM, Seymore4Head
><Seymore4Head at hotmail.invalid> wrote:
>[presumably quoting his course material]
>> In this class, we will follow the practice of accessing the contents
>> of objects using methods known as getters and setters. While not
>> required by Python, this practice encourages the user of the class to
>> manipulates class objects solely via class methods. The advantage of
>> following this practice is that the implementer of the class
>> definition (often someone other than the user of the class) may
>> restructure the organization of the data fields associated with the
>> object while avoiding the need to rewrite code that uses the class.
>Yep, that's teaching C++/Java coding using Python. Isn't it time you
>got onto a better course? Time and time again you've been going down
>inadvisable paths, and it seems to me you could do better with the
>inbuilt tutorial rather than this kind of course.
The course is free. You can't beat the price. It is only for a few
Trying to learn from reading the Internet has no set direction. I
need a little nudge. More like a shove.
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