[Python-Dev] Re: proto-pep: How to change Python's bytecode
bac at ocf.berkeley.edu
Sat Dec 25 20:36:17 CET 2004
Terry Reedy wrote:
> "Brett C." <bac at ocf.berkeley.edu> wrote in message
> news:41CC7F67.9070009 at ocf.berkeley.edu...
> At to the title, bytecodes are a property of the CPython implementation,
> not of Python itself. Since I think the distinction is quite important to
> maintain, I would insert the missing 'C' and everywhere else as
Then the same could be said for PEP 306. But I don't mind changing the title.
>>After implementing over 10 new opcodes for my thesis I figured I should
>>write down the basic steps in an info PEP so that there is enough
>>guidelines with this PEP and PEP 306 to cover the bases on changes to the
> Over the last several years, various people have reported experimenting
> with CPython's bytecodes. I wonder if it would be helpful to have a
> respository of the results, in one place, for new experimenters and curious
> people to peruse.
Wouldn't hurt. Adding that section would not be bad, but I don't have the
inclination to hunt them down. What do others think about having this section?
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