Discovering Descriptors

A session at EuroPython 2012

Friday 6th July, 2012

9:00am to 9:45am (CET)

Descriptors play a key role in the implementation of Python itself, and they are quite often used in library code. However, despite their ubiquity, they are often poorly understood.

In this talk we’ll look at:

  • what descriptors are
  • how Python uses them internally
  • how you can make use of them

This talk will be suitable for those familiar with object oriented programming in Python.

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Peter Inglesby

Engineer, Metaswitch Networks

Peter works at Metaswitch Networks in London where he sometimes gets to write in Python!

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EuroPython 2012

Italy Italy, Florence

2nd8th July 2012

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Time 9:00am9:45am CET

Date Fri 6th July 2012


Spaghetti, Grand Hotel Mediterraneo

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