Re: [Python-checkins] python/dist/src/Python compile.c, 2.311, 2.312
Guido van Rossum
guido at python.org
Tue Aug 3 16:18:15 CEST 2004
> Log Message:
> Don't intern the filename of a file being compiled.
> Hard to believe it ever helped anything, and it hurts finding reference
The intention was to introduce sharing of the filename object between
code objects compiled from the same file (remember that every method
is a separate code object).
But I believe the sharing won't happen when the code is loaded from a
bytecoded file instead, so it is indeed wasted efficiency.
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)
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