[Python-Dev] PEP 3121, 384 Refactoring Issues

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Tue Jul 15 13:09:12 CEST 2014

On 14 Jul 2014 11:41, "Brett Cannon" <brett at python.org> wrote:
> I agree for PEP  3121 which is the initialization/finalization work. The
stable ABi is not necessary. So maybe we should re-examine the patches and
accept the bits that clean up init/finalization and leave out any
ABi-related changes.

Martin's right about improving the subinterpreter support - every type
declaration we move from a static struct to the dynamic type creation API
is one that isn't shared between subinterpreters any more.

That argument is potentially valid even for *builtin* modules and types,
not just those in extension modules.

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-dev/attachments/20140715/e1b4c670/attachment.html>

More information about the Python-Dev mailing list