[pypy-issue] [issue1750] intern() -> immortal

Armin Rigo tracker at bugs.pypy.org
Wed Apr 30 23:16:38 CEST 2014

New submission from Armin Rigo <armin.rigo at gmail.com>:

In CPython, intern() returns strings that are unique among all co-existing equal
strings, but not immortal.  In PyPy they are immortal.  This should be fixed at
some point.  Maybe it's as simple as using a WeakValueDictionary for

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nosy: arigo, pypy-issue
priority: bug
status: unread
title: intern() -> immortal

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