greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Mon Aug 30 09:43:41 CEST 2010
Paul Rubin wrote:
> These days I think the GC pause issue is overrated except for real-time
> control applications.
Also for games, which are a fairly common application
these days. Even a few milliseconds can be too long when
you're trying to achieve smooth animation.
I'd be disappointed if CPython ditched refcounting and
then became unsuitable for real-time games as a result.
More information about the Python-list