[Tutor] Problem with if statements and else statements

Alex Kleider akleider at sonic.net
Mon May 29 19:44:32 EDT 2017

On 2017-05-29 16:08, Cameron Simpson wrote:


> BTW, in Python we tend to use named like "Fred" for classes (or
> factories), and "fred" for regular variables. And "FRED" for things
> that would be constants in other languages. Eg:
>  MAX_THINGS = 16
>  class Foo:
>    ....
>  def FooBah(x):
>    return Foo(x, style="bah")

Yes, I've been aware of these conventions except for the last- I haven't 
knowingly used 'factories.'  I assume from the context that factories 
return class instances so it makes sense to use the same conventions 
that apply to class names.

...and thanks again for explaining.


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