[Python-Dev] cpython: fix compiler warning by implementing this more cleverly
solipsis at pitrou.net
Tue Nov 22 22:43:01 CET 2011
On Tue, 22 Nov 2011 16:42:35 -0500
Benjamin Peterson <benjamin at python.org> wrote:
> 2011/11/22 Antoine Pitrou <solipsis at pitrou.net>:
> > On Tue, 22 Nov 2011 21:29:43 +0100
> > benjamin.peterson <python-checkins at python.org> wrote:
> >> http://hg.python.org/cpython/rev/77ab830930ae
> >> changeset: 73697:77ab830930ae
> >> user: Benjamin Peterson <benjamin at python.org>
> >> date: Tue Nov 22 15:29:32 2011 -0500
> >> summary:
> >> fix compiler warning by implementing this more cleverly
> > You mean "more obscurely"?
> > Obfuscating the original intent in order to disable a compiler warning
> > doesn't seem very wise to me.
> Well, I think it makes sense that the kind tells you how many bytes are in it.
Yes, but "kind * 2 + 2" looks like a magical formula, while the
explicit switch let you check mentally that each estimate was indeed
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