[Python-Dev] adding save() and load() function for interactive use
Phillip J. Eby
pje at telecommunity.com
Mon Dec 1 14:06:57 EST 2003
At 07:30 PM 12/1/03 +0100, Gerrit Holl wrote:
>save() is easily implemented by pickling
> locals(); load() is easily implemented by updating
> locals() while unpickling it.
Functions and classes are pickled as references to a module, so this
wouldn't actually work. When you try to load(), the unpickling will fail
if the function or class doesn't already exist in the module.
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