[Tutor] inheritance problem

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Fri Oct 1 09:54:35 CEST 2010

"Roelof Wobben" <rwobben at hotmail.com> wrote

>>>> The cards are stored in a directory named cards.
>> Correct. So how do you get a card from the collection stored
>> in self.cards?
> This is not correct. Card is a list and not a directory. See this : 
> self.cards = []

OK, if thats the mistake you made then you made two mistakes.

1) cards is a list not a directory
2) directory is something on your hard disk
    not a Python data type, you meant dictionary I assume? :-)

> Now Im busy to make this difficult exercise of writing print_hands()
> But thanks for the time and explantion.
> OOP is difficult to understand I find.

OOP is a step up from functions its true but you need to work to
understand it or you will continue to get confused by trivial errors.

Alan G 

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