[Python-Dev] Dictionary tuning

Skip Montanaro skip@pobox.com
Tue, 29 Apr 2003 17:05:06 -0500

    Tim> at the moment ... I'm somewhat over-allocated :(

    Skip> Can't you just head over to Dunkin' Donuts and resize? ;-)

    Tim> Umm ... I'm parsing this OK ... seems syntactically correct ... but
    Tim> the not sure about the semantics ...

Well, when a dictionary is over-allocated, we make it bigger to create more
space.  I was thinking maybe you could try a similar sort of approach using