Neil> Damien Morton wrote: >> I tried adding a variety of new instructions to the PVM, initially >> with a code compression goal for the bytecodes, and later with a >> performance goal.
Neil> Hi Damiem,
Neil> It's good to see your enthusiasm for optimization. However, I Neil> can't help but think your efforts could be better directed. Have Neil> you looked at the CALL_ATTR work that was done at PyCon? There Neil> was also some work done on optimizing descriptors.
I think that message got stuck on mail.python.org on Feb 27 and was just released from purgatory today. Maybe it was the size?