Adding Fields In a Constructor

Let your IDE add constructor arguments to your instance.

Use a Quick Fix to generate instance attribute assignment.

Put your cursor on a constructor argument, hit Alt-Enter, and let the IDE generate the line for assigning to self.

In Depth

It's one of those chores...your class has an __init__ with some arguments and you need to assign them to self. What a lot of typing.

Let the IDE do it for you. As you type the argument name, hit Alt-Enter and choose Add 'field' to constructor, then type the next argument. Or later, put the cursor on each argument and invoke it. PyCharm will create the assignment for you.

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