[Python-Dev] Re: Python Call Mechanism ([Python-checkins] CVS: python/dist/src/Python
Mon, 30 Oct 2000 09:59:00 -0500 (EST)
>>>>> "MAL" == M -A Lemburg <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
MAL> Jeremy Hylton wrote:
>> Update of /cvsroot/python/python/dist/src/Python In directory
>> Modified Files: ceval.c ... N.B. The CALL_FUNCTION
>> implementation is getting really hairy; should review it to see
>> if it can be simplified.
MAL> How about a complete redesign of the whole call mechanism ?!
MAL> I have an old patch somewhere which reorganizes the Python
MAL> calling mechanism into something more sane than what we have in
MAL> ceval.c now.
MAL> Should I try to find it for someone to use as basis for the
MAL> reorg (don't have time for this myself) ?
I'd be interested in looking at it.