[Python-Dev] Memory management in the AST parser & compiler

Neil Schemenauer nas at arctrix.com
Wed Nov 30 18:24:49 CET 2005

Thomas Lee <krumms at gmail.com> wrote:
> Quick semi-related question: where are the marshal_* functions called? 
> They're all static in Python-ast.c and don't seem to be actually called 
> anywhere. Can we ditch them?

They are intended to be used to make the AST available to Python
code.  It would be nice if they could be retained but nothing will
break (AFAIK) if they are ditched.


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