[Python-Dev] Frame zombies

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Sun Jun 10 08:16:11 CEST 2007

> Note that _only_ recursions will have more than 1 frame attached.

That's not true; in the presence of threads, the same method
may also be invoked more than one time simultaneously.

> But removing freelist altogether will not work well with any type of
> recursion.

How do you know that? Did you measure the time? On what system?
What were the results?

Performance optimization without measuring is just unacceptable.


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