[Python-au] Python New Class Features

Anthony Baxter Anthony Baxter <anthony@interlink.com.au>
Fri, 17 Jan 2003 16:58:19 +1100


>>> Andrew Bennetts wrote
> On Fri, Jan 17, 2003 at 03:57:17PM +1100, Graeme Matthew wrote:
> > 
> > So would all of you agree that using slots to make sure the correct
> > attributes are accessed and no additional attributes would be the way to go
> > ?
> 
> I'd say no :)
[...]
> This is largely a matter of personal preference, I guess, but my usual
> inclination is to do the least amount of work :)

I use slots in this way in a couple of places - it is a cheap/lazy way to 
prevent typos. But it's a personal preference thing, sure.

Anthony


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