Unladen Swallow has a number of optimizations in mind that tweak
On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 12:49 PM, Brett Cannon <firstname.lastname@example.org
> On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 07:16, Antoine Pitrou <email@example.com
>> Larry Hastings <larry@...> writes:
>>> I ask you: why gunk up the filesystem with two files when one would do?
>>> I propose we change the pyc file so it can contain multiple code
>> I think we should dump the lie about "optimized" bytecode when the only
>> optimization is that we strip some docstrings, disable asserts and set __debug__
>> to False.
> I think the hope has always been that the peepholer would be extended
> to do some tweaks that would only be reasonable under a -O flag.
> Obviously this has not happened and who knows if it ever will.