[Python-Dev] PEP 3147: PYC Repository Directories

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Tue Feb 9 09:44:55 CET 2010

Terry Reedy wrote:
> Definitely. I have even wondered whether it would be possible to cache
> not just the bytecode for initializing a module, but also the
> initialized module itself (perhaps minus the name bindings for other
> imported modules).

Not easily, since running the module may have other side effects that
can't be cached.


Nick Coghlan   |   ncoghlan at gmail.com   |   Brisbane, Australia

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