The REALLY bad thing about Python lists ..

Russell Turpin noone at do.not.use
Mon May 15 22:02:18 CEST 2000


Russell Turpin wrote:
>   Should Python lists be as fast on other platforms
>   as they are on Linux, where good OS memory
>   management turned the second strategy into the
>   first?

Obviously, that should be "good malloc() memory 
management." The question stands: does GNU m/re-
alloc() use buddy list allocation?

Russell



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