[Tutor] class data

fleet@teachout.org fleet@teachout.org
Mon, 3 Dec 2001 12:52:15 -0500 (EST)


This was my understanding of it also; but classes apparently contain their
own __dict__.  I was kind of hoping it would get pickled along with the
rest.  If it did, I have no clue how to access the data.

				- fleet -

On Mon, 3 Dec 2001, Lloyd Kvam wrote:

> addrbook.py contains the python instructions to implement the addressbook.  It does NOT contain
> the data that makes up the addressbook.  pickling is used to save the data that was entered
> using the addrbook module.
>
> If you give someone your addrbook.py module, you are giving them a computer program.
> You are NOT giving them your addressbook.