Performance of list comprehensions vs. map

Chris Barker chrishbarker at home.net
Sat Sep 8 00:33:24 CEST 2001


Tim Peters wrote:
> > One more question: is it possible for a function to be
> > mutable??
> func_code has been writable for some time.  Here under 2.2a3:
> 
> >>> def f():
> ...     pass
> ...
> >>> def g():
> ...     return 666
> ...
> >>> f.func_code = g.func_code
> >>> f()
> 666

YOW!

this really makes optimizing even harder than I thought, and I always
thought it was hard.

Thanks, folks, I know I've learned a lot.

-Chris



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