[Python-3000] Delayed reference counting idea

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Tue Sep 19 23:41:05 CEST 2006

Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk schrieb:
> It doesn't move objects in memory, and thus free memory is fragmented.

That's true, but not a problem.

> Memory allocation can't just chop from from a single area of free memory.

That's not true. Python does it all the time. Allocation is in constant
time most of the time (in some applications, it's always constant).


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