[Python-Dev] strncpy

Paul Prescod paul@prescod.net
Thu, 13 Jul 2000 03:08:08 -0500

"M.-A. Lemburg" wrote:
> ...
> Before going down this road you should do some serious
> performance testing. ceval is *very* touchy about the order
> of the opcodes and adding indirection doesn't necessarily
> help (the compiler inlines the code again ;-).

I'm not changing the order of the opcodes, just error handling.

Anyhow, would performance results on my single computer be meaningful?

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