[Python-Dev] type categories
Guido van Rossum
Wed, 14 Aug 2002 00:05:54 -0400
> That's funny, my users are very happy with how fast it works in
> Boost.Python. I don't see any reason it should have to be much less
> efficient in pure Python for most cases... the important "type categories"
> could be builtins. And as others have pointed out, it could even be used to
> get certain optimzations.
Time to write a PEP. Maybe there's an implementation trick you
haven't told us about?
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)