[Tutor] Single Underscore

Chinook chinook.nr at tds.net
Mon Jul 11 05:34:43 CEST 2005

Kevin Reeder wrote:

>What's the significance of naming a variable with a single
>underscore as its first character? For example, I'm looking at
>find.py in the standard library and it has variables named _debug
>and _prune.
>Tutor maillist  -  Tutor at python.org

If it is naming conventions then possibly they mean a private property 
or method.

Lee C

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