[Python-Dev] Cython for cPickle?

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Mon Apr 23 00:48:16 CEST 2012


Alexandre Vassalotti wrote:
> 
> We have custom stack and 
> dictionary implementations just for the sake of speed. We also have fast 
> paths for I/O operations and function calls.

All of that could very likely be carried over almost
unchanged into a Cython version. I don't see why it
should take multiple months. It's not a matter of
rewriting it from scratch, just translating it from
one dialect (C) to another (the C subset of Cython).

-- 
Greg


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