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Author georg.brandl
Recipients georg.brandl, stribb, terry.reedy, thomaslee
Date 2008-10-19.20:38:24
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I do not think the partial object should have the original function's
__name__ or __doc__. It is after all not that function, but a callable
that calls it. (This is different from e.g. a decorated function -- the
decorator is taken as "modifying the function", even if it returns a
wholly different one. This is why functools.wraps() exists.)

In any case, this is not a bug but a feature request.
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Date User Action Args
2008-10-19 20:38:26georg.brandlsetrecipients: + georg.brandl, terry.reedy, thomaslee, stribb
2008-10-19 20:38:26georg.brandlsetmessageid: <1224448706.3.0.370049713213.issue4113@psf.upfronthosting.co.za>
2008-10-19 20:38:25georg.brandllinkissue4113 messages
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