[Python-au] New Python Class Features

Anthony Baxter Anthony Baxter <anthony@interlink.com.au>
Fri, 17 Jan 2003 15:04:03 +1100


> I'd recommend only using property for computed attributes (i.e. ones that
> need a function call to calculate their value).  Most of the time you don't
> need them.

The other reason for using them is for preconditions (check something before
getting/setting) or postconditions (do something after getting/setting)

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