What is "marshal data"?

Michael Hudson mwh at python.net
Fri Nov 16 13:14:23 CET 2001

"Werner Schiendl" <ws-news at gmx.at> writes:

> just a guess, but even if the magic id in the .pyc file is the same,
> does this guarantee that the .pyc file is protable between different
> platforms?

Yes.  This fact is even documented <wink>.


  we're already scrubbing the face of intuition with steel wool,
  setting it on fire, then putting it out with an axe <wink>.
                      -- Tim Peters, on comparing recursive structures

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