Total maximal size of data

AlexM anm12345 at
Mon Jan 25 20:39:09 CET 2010

On Jan 25, 1:23 pm, "Diez B. Roggisch" <de... at> wrote:
> Am 25.01.10 20:05, schrieb Alexander Moibenko:
> > I have a simple question to which I could not find an answer.
> > What is the total maximal size of list including size of its elements?
> > I do not like to look into python source.
> But it would answer that question pretty fast. Because then you'd see
> that all list-object-methods are defined in terms of Py_ssize_t, which
> is an alias for ssize_t of your platform. 64bit that should be a 64bit long.
> Diez

Then how do explain the program output?

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