Populating a dictionary, fast [SOLVED SOLVED]

Istvan Albert istvan.albert at gmail.com
Thu Nov 15 20:11:57 CET 2007

On Nov 14, 6:26 pm, Steven D'Aprano <st... at REMOVE-THIS-
cybersource.com.au> wrote:

> On systems with multiple CPUs or 64-bit systems, or both, creating and/or
> deleting a multi-megabyte dictionary in recent versions of Python (2.3,
> 2.4, 2.5 at least) takes a LONG time, of the order of 30+ minutes,
> compared to seconds if the system only has a single CPU.

Please don't propagate this nonsense. If you see this then the problem
exists between the chair and monitor.

There is nothing wrong with neither creating nor deleting


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