[Python-Dev] Tagged integers

Greg Ewing greg at cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
Tue Jul 20 05:55:29 CEST 2004

Christian Tismer <tismer at stackless.com>:

> I guess this would not lead to problems like stack introspection,
> finding roots etc., because all objects are in the object table.

You still need roots to find reachable objects. The object
table contains all objects, whether reachable or not.

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