[Python-Dev] new bytecode results
Fri, 11 Apr 2003 17:58:23 -0500
Neil> Damien Morton wrote:
>> I tried adding a variety of new instructions to the PVM, initially
>> with a code compression goal for the bytecodes, and later with a
>> performance goal.
Neil> Hi Damiem,
Neil> It's good to see your enthusiasm for optimization. However, I
Neil> can't help but think your efforts could be better directed. Have
Neil> you looked at the CALL_ATTR work that was done at PyCon? There
Neil> was also some work done on optimizing descriptors.
I think that message got stuck on mail.python.org on Feb 27 and was just
released from purgatory today. Maybe it was the size?