[Python-Dev] Byte code arguments from two to one byte: did anyone try this?
steve at pearwood.info
Mon Jan 31 11:31:53 CET 2011
Jurjen N.E. Bos wrote:
> I was impressed by the optimizations already in there, but I still dare
> to suggest an optimization that from my estimates might shave off a few
> cycles, speeding up Python about 5%.
> The idea is simple: change the byte code argument values from two bytes
> to one.
Interesting. Have you seem Cesare Di Mauro's WPython project, which
takes the opposite strategy?
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