How Python Implements "long integer"?

Pablo Torres N. tn.pablo at
Sun Jul 5 16:30:47 CEST 2009

On Sun, Jul 5, 2009 at 04:57, Mark Dickinson<dickinsm at> wrote:
> On Jul 5, 8:38 am, Pedram <pm567... at> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I'm reading about implementation of long ints in Python. I downloaded
>> the source code of CPython and will read the longobject.c, but from
>> where I should start reading this file? I mean which function is the
>> first?
> I don't really understand the question:  what do you mean by 'first'?
> It might help if you tell us what your aims are.

I think he means the entry point, problem is that libraries have many.

Pablo Torres N.

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