[PySide] pickling enums (again)

Christian Tismer tismer at stackless.com
Fri May 10 09:14:52 CEST 2013

On 07.05.13 01:48, John Ehresman wrote:
>> On 05/06/2013 03:38 PM, Robin Dunn wrote:
>>> I'm not sure if PyQt is doing anything different, but I've been using
>>> SIP lately (for the new wxPython) and things like pickle or copy
>>> module operations work fine with enum values.  IIRC SIP implements
>>> each enum as a class that derives from int and the enum values are
>>> instances of that class.
> This is probably the way to go, though it's probably worth looking at
> what comes out of the current python-dev discussion of adding enums to
> the standard library.

Just a note: Pep 435 is accepted since today!

Now it is interesting to see how PyQT will react on this.
A dialog with the developers could make sense ;-)

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