[Python-Dev] Billions of gc's

Tim Peters tim.one@comcast.net
Tue, 30 Apr 2002 01:16:21 -0400

> ...
> Here's a question: suppose we've got a database result with 10K rows
> (I'd say that is fairly common), and we're processing each row with a
> regex (something that can't be done in SQL).  What's a ballpark for gc
> overhead before and after your fix?  (I'm still not set up to compile
> CVS, so I can't do it myself.)

What's a database?

grateful-for-the-easy-ones-ly y'rs  - tim