[Python-Dev] PyDict_SetItem hook

Collin Winter collinw at gmail.com
Fri Apr 3 19:35:28 CEST 2009

On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 10:28 AM, Michael Foord
<fuzzyman at voidspace.org.uk> wrote:
> Collin Winter wrote:
>> As part of the common standard library and test suite that we agreed
>> on at the PyCon language summit last week, we're going to include a
>> common benchmark suite that all Python implementations can share. This
>> is still some months off, though, so there'll be plenty of time to
>> bikeshed^Wrationally discuss which benchmarks should go in there.
> Where is the right place for us to discuss this common benchmark and test
> suite?
> As the benchmark is developed I would like to ensure it can run on
> IronPython.
> The test suite changes will need some discussion as well - Jython and
> IronPython (and probably PyPy) have almost identical changes to tests that
> currently rely on deterministic finalisation (reference counting) so it
> makes sense to test changes on both platforms and commit a single solution.

I believe Brett Cannon is the best person to talk to about this kind
of thing. I don't know that any common mailing list has been set up,
though there may be and Brett just hasn't told anyone yet :)


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