writing large dictionaries to file using cPickle

perfreem at gmail.com perfreem at gmail.com
Wed Jan 28 17:43:23 CET 2009

On Jan 28, 11:32 am, pyt... at bdurham.com wrote:
> Hi,
> Change:
> pickle.dump(mydict, pfile)
> to:
> pickle.dump(mydict, pfile, -1 )
> I think you will see a big difference in performance and also a much
> smaller file on disk.
> BTW: What type of application are you developing that creates so many
> dictionaries? Sounds interesting.
> Malcolm


thank you for your reply. unfortunately i tried this but it doesn't
change the speed. it's still writing the file extremely slowly.  i'm
not sure why?

thank you.

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