[Python-Dev] The memo of pickle

M.-A. Lemburg mal@lemburg.com
Tue, 06 Aug 2002 23:35:13 +0200

Martin v. Loewis wrote:
> "M.-A. Lemburg" <mal@lemburg.com> writes:
>>While that may save you some bytes, wouldn't it break pickle
>>subclasses using the memo as well ?
> Yes. Are there such things?

Sure. I use pickle subclasses with hooks for various special
object types a lot in my applications... would be nice if
I could start subclassing cPickles sometime in the future :-)

Marc-Andre Lemburg
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