[Python-3000] Two proposals for a new list-like type: one modest, one radical

Josiah Carlson jcarlson at uci.edu
Mon Apr 23 19:16:29 CEST 2007


"Daniel Stutzbach" <daniel at stutzbachenterprises.com> wrote:
> On 4/23/07, Bill Janssen <janssen at parc.com> wrote:
> > > Replace list() with the BList.
> >
> > Generally, I like the idea.  But how about extension modules
> > which make use of the current implementation details?
> 
> PyListObject could be moved to the collections module so that C
> extension modules can continue to use it.

Unless the implementation of a module is #included from Python.h, it is
not going to be available to extension modules; either its
implementation or its interface.


 - Josiah



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