[Python-Dev] cpython: locals dictionary in PyRun_String
ncoghlan at gmail.com
Wed Jul 15 02:41:44 CEST 2015
On 15 July 2015 at 05:44, Matthew Keeter <matt.j.keeter at gmail.com> wrote:
> One more data point:
> On the Python side, exec has documentation
> that nicely reflects what’s going on in the frame code (where globals must
> be a dict but locals can be
> any mapping object).
I was about to post about that. exec used to also require that locals
be exactly a dictionary, so my suspicion is that we simply missed
updating the PyRun_SimpleString docs when the constraint was removed
from the underlying frame execution code.
Nick Coghlan | ncoghlan at gmail.com | Brisbane, Australia
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