[Python-Dev] Python startup time: String objects
Guido van Rossum
guido at python.org
Thu Mar 25 13:25:18 EST 2004
> Armin suggested to remove marshal entirely and use pickle
> for storing compiled byte code. It works fine with the version
> of pickle that ships with Stackless, but is unfortunately slower
> than marshal.
Even with cPickle?
I'm still worried about your patch, because it changes all uses of
marchal, not just how code objects are marshalled. The marshal module
*is* used by other apps...
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)
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