Understanding python functions - Instant Python tutorial
bdesth.quelquechose at free.quelquepart.fr
Sat Jul 14 06:30:41 CEST 2007
Chris Carlen a écrit :
> Excellent description. This understandable to me since I can envision
> doing this with pointers. But I have no idea how Python actually
> implements this.
The code source is freely available, and it's in C !-)
> It also appears that I am being guided away from
> thinking about it in terms of internal implementation.
Indeed. Python *is* a hi-level language, and it's main benefit (wrt to
lower-level languages like C or Pascal) is to let you think more in
terms of "what" than in terms of "how".
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