[Python-ideas] New 3.x restriction on number of keyword arguments

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Tue Oct 26 23:04:30 CEST 2010

> I cannot explain why the unpatched version was slower than the patched
> one most of the times.

It just looks like measurement noise or, at worse, the side effect of
slightly different code generation by the compiler.
I don't think a ±1% variation on a desktop computer can be considered

(which means that the patch reaches its goal of not decreasing
performance, anyway :-))



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