Can global variable be passed into Python function?

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Sun Feb 23 12:12:26 CET 2014

On Sun, Feb 23, 2014 at 10:01 PM, Marko Rauhamaa <marko at> wrote:
> As for Python, there's nothing in the Python specification that would
> prevent you from having, say, 63-bit integers as representing
> themselves. IOW, you could physically place such integers as themselves
> as the reference and the number would not physically exist elsewhere.

What would id(5) be? Some constant? What would id(id([])) be?


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