Assignment Versus Equality

Lawrence D’Oliveiro lawrencedo99 at
Wed Jun 29 05:56:10 EDT 2016

On Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 9:49:23 PM UTC+12, BartC wrote:
> Even if Python has extremely efficient string handling, we know that 
> low-level string ops normally take longer than low-level integer ops.

Maybe part of the general principle that, on modern machines, memory is cheap, but accessing memory is expensive?

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