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authorJason Gerard DeRose <jderose@redhat.com>2008-12-30 13:52:36 -0700
committerJason Gerard DeRose <jderose@redhat.com>2008-12-30 13:52:36 -0700
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More docstring cleanup in ipalib.config
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@@ -36,9 +36,10 @@ class ReadOnly(object):
The point of this class is not to make it impossible to set or to delete
attributes after an instance is locked, but to make it impossible to do so
- *accidentally*. Rather than simply telling our programmers something like,
- "Don't set any attributes on this ``FooBar`` instance because doing so wont
- be thread-safe", this class gives us a way to enforce it.
+ *accidentally*. Rather than constantly reminding our programmers of things
+ like, for example, "Don't set any attributes on this ``FooBar`` instance
+ because doing so wont be thread-safe", this class offers a real way to
+ enforce read-only attribute usage.
For example, before a `ReadOnly` instance is locked, you can set and delete
its attributes as normal: