An idiom for code generation with exec

eliben eliben at gmail.com
Fri Jun 20 21:41:08 CEST 2008


> [1] except using compile to build a code object with the function's
> body, then instanciate a function object using this code, but I'm not
> sure whether it will buy you much more performance-wise. I'd personnaly
> prefer this because I find it more explicit and readable, but YMMV.
>

How is compiling more readable than exec - doesn't it require an extra
step ? You generate code dynamically anyway.

Eli



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