max length of a python program
Christos TZOTZIOY Georgiou
tzot at sil-tec.gr
Thu Aug 21 19:34:11 CEST 2003
On Thu, 21 Aug 2003 17:25:51 GMT, rumours say that "Andrew Dalke"
<adalke at mindspring.com> might have written:
>Many years ago there was a limit of 64K lines, because of how
>the line number opcode worked in Python. Only machine
>generated Python code ever ran into that limit.
What is the width of JUMP opcode offsets? If it is 16 bit, is there a
chance that someday somebody is going to write such a large basic block
that their program will fail?
TZOTZIOY, I speak England very best,
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