[Python-Dev] METH_NOARGS calling convention
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Fri, 1 Jun 2001 13:31:15 -0400 (EDT)
M.-A. Lemburg writes:
> > Any opinions which signature to use?
> The second...
> I'm not sure how you will get extension writers who
> have to maintain packages for all three Python versions to
> ever change their code to use the new style calling scheme:
> there simply is no clean way to use the same code base unless
> you are willing to add tons of #ifdefs.
You won't, and that's OK. Even if 3rd-party extensions never use
it, there are plenty of functions/methods in the standard distribution
which can use it, and I imagine those would be converted fairly
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at acm.org>
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