[Python-Dev] Re: SET_LINENO killer

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Thu, 15 Aug 2002 12:13:31 -0400

> python/sf/587993
> Looks like Michael Hudson did an *outstanding* and very thorough job
> on this.  Does anybody see a reason why I shouldn't let him check this
> in?

OK, Michael's checked it in, after some comments from Martin.  Woo

But here's some sad news.  I only see a speed increase of 0.5%!  I
believe that when we first looked at this patch the speedup was about
5%...  Worse, Tim claims that on his Windows box it's actually 5%
slower.  What happened?

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)