Question regarding the standard library?

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at
Tue Aug 19 15:22:14 CEST 2008

Hussein B wrote:

> Is the standard library compiled?

the portions are written in Python are compiled to PYC files, just like 
modules you write yourself are automatically compiled to PYC files when 
you import them.

(why not just look in the Python installation tree?  it's all there for 
you to tinker with.)


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