[Numpy-discussion] question about standalone small software and teaching
Wed Apr 4 21:00:37 CDT 2007
Sebastian Haase wrote:
> OK, but what is "wrong" with the first way !? I mean, it somehow
> seems not like "it's usually done" in Python ? Normally there is
> always a __init__(self) that sets up everything referring to self --
> why is this tutorial doing it differently ?
Because it makes the code more readable for the point it's trying to get across.
The __init__ style code would be irrelevant detail detracting from the main point.
"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
an underlying truth."
-- Umberto Eco
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