Python3.0 has more duplication in source code than Python2.5

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at
Sat Feb 7 17:20:08 CET 2009

Terry <terry.yinzhe <at>> writes:
> On 2月7日, 下午7时10分, "Diez B. Roggisch" <de... at> wrote:
> > Do you by any chance have a few examples of these? There is a lot of
> > idiomatic code in python to e.g. acquire and release the GIL or doing
> > refcount-stuff. If that happens to be done with rather generic names as
> > arguments, I can well imagine that as being the cause.

> Starting at line 5119 of D:\DOWNLOADS\Python-3.0\Python\Python-ast.c

This isn't really fair because Python-ast.c is auto generated. ;)

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