[Python-Dev] Computed Goto dispatch for Python 2

Skip Montanaro skip.montanaro at gmail.com
Thu May 28 16:47:54 CEST 2015

On Thu, May 28, 2015 at 9:02 AM, Brett Cannon <brett at python.org> wrote:
> But you could argue that "Special cases aren't special enough to break the
> rules" and that's what we are proposing here by claiming Python 2.7 is a
> special case and thus we should accept a patch that is not a one-liner
> change to gain some performance in a bugfix release.

One can read anything he wants into the Zen. I could respond with this
retort: "Although practicality beats purity," but I won't. :-)


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