[Python-Dev] save()/load()

Phillip J. Eby pje at telecommunity.com
Mon Dec 1 23:11:20 EST 2003

At 02:27 PM 12/2/03 +1300, Greg Ewing wrote:
>"Phillip J. Eby" <pje at telecommunity.com>
> > What does getframe with a negative number do?
>Obviously it uses the time machine to look into the
>future a little and return a frame that is *going*
>to be called from the current function...

Actually, it appears to return the same result as sys._getframe(0).  Maybe 
it should raise an exception for a negative value.  (OTOH, maybe leaving it 
so that it silently does something meaningless will help discourage people 
from using it so often... ;) )

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