PEP 312 (and thus 308) implemented with a black magic trick
mwh at python.net
Tue Mar 18 13:27:10 CET 2003
mis6 at pitt.edu (Michele Simionato) writes:
> Today I had an illumination on how to implement both PEP 312 and 308
> in current Python. I think I will share the idea, even if I would *not*
> recommend to use such a dirty trick in production code.
Do you know about my bytecodehacks? They might appeal to your
I once proposed an "explosive license" for things like this: if you
use them in production code, your shoes explode.
42. You can measure a programmer's perspective by noting his
attitude on the continuing vitality of FORTRAN.
-- Alan Perlis, http://www.cs.yale.edu/homes/perlis-alan/quotes.html
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