PEP 3107 and stronger typing (note: probably a newbie question)

Michael Hoffman cam.ac.uk at mh391.invalid
Thu Jul 5 04:38:45 CEST 2007


Eduardo "EdCrypt" O. Padoan wrote:
> On 6/30/07, Bruno Desthuilliers 
> <bdesth.quelquechose at free.quelquepart.fr> wrote:
>> Eduardo "EdCrypt" O. Padoan a écrit :
>> > Remember that pure CPython has no different "compile time" and
>> > runtiime.
>>
>> Oh yes ? So what's the compiler doing, and what are those .pyc files ?
>> (hint: read the doc)
> 
> Sorry, I surely know that Python has a compile time, I wanted to say
> somthing like "compile time checks except from syntax".

Well, if you try to reassign __debug__ or None you get a SyntaxError, 
but I don't think it is truly checking syntax.
-- 
Michael Hoffman



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