[Python-Dev] Re: [Python-checkins] python/dist/src/Python
compile.c, 2.311, 2.312
Guido van Rossum
guido at python.org
Tue Aug 3 16:34:57 CEST 2004
> > 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.
> In 2.4, it would: strings that are interned when being marshalled will
> get interned on unmarshalling.
Aha! So maybe we should reconsider whether mwh's removal of the
filename interning in the compiler should be reverted.
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)
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