[Python-Dev] Wild Idea for the Year

Armin Rigo arigo at tunes.org
Sun Jun 27 09:38:29 EDT 2004


On Sat, Jun 19, 2004 at 03:40:07PM -0400, Raymond Hettinger wrote:
>         s = ""
>         for e in iterable:
>             s = s + e

Hum, it may not be impossible after all.

http://www.python.org/sf/980695 -> an idea that seems to work and only
involves 3 pages of obfuscated code in new well-isolated functions of ceval.c.  
stringobject.c is unmodified.


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