[pypy-dev] [pypy-svn] r73627 - pypy/branch/cpython-extension/pypy/module/cpyext/include

Alexander Schremmer 2008a at usenet.alexanderweb.de
Mon Apr 12 23:40:56 CEST 2010


On Mon, 12 Apr 2010 14:54:06 -0600, Maciej Fijalkowski <fijall at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 2:29 PM, Jan de Mooij <jandemooij at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 7:18 PM, Maciej Fijalkowski <fijall at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Why? I think we do support that.
>>
>> On IRC xorAxAx asked me to comment it out again. I don't know the
>> exact reason, he can probably tell you more about it :)
>
> Fair enough :) Maybe he can speak up here.

PyObject_* need to go through lltype.malloc, unlike they do now (as
PyObject_New also uses lltype.malloc). Because
there is no realloc operation in PyPy, we cannot support it.

Kind regards,
Alexander





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