[Python-Dev] Pymalloc and backward compatibility

Tim Peters tim.one@comcast.net
Fri, 05 Apr 2002 13:00:26 -0500


[Aahz]
> ...
> I am not talking about some abstract general case; it looks to me that in
> this specific case backward compatibility isn't an issue, and I still
> have not seen any explanation for why I'm wrong.

Well, give us a reason to believe you're right <wink>.  Specific cases can't
be decided on "general principles" -- the only way to know what vim's needs
actually are is to study its source code.  Have you done that?  I haven't.