[Python-ideas] Importing orphaned bytecode files
greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Fri Dec 11 00:17:12 CET 2009
Brett Cannon wrote:
> In a perfect world I would make pyc/pyo files completely optional and
> only an optimization that could not work w/o the corresponding source.
That wouldn't be a perfect world in every universe. For
example, consider an app installed in an embedded device
with limited memory -- the source is never going to be
seen by anyone, and all it would do is waste resources.
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