From: Bruno Desthuilliers on
GZ a �crit :
> Ah, this totally works. The key is to use the staticmethod function.

staticmethod is not a function, it's a class.

> Another question: I am not sure how staticmethod works internally. And
> the python doc does not seem to say. What does it do?

It's easy to figure this out once you understand how Python turns
functions into methods:

Basically, the staticmethod type acts as a descriptor wrapper around the
function object that short-circuits the function object's own descriptor
implementation and yields the function.