Is it possible to get the Physical memory address of a variable in python?

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Mon Jan 23 15:32:29 EST 2017

On Tue, Jan 24, 2017 at 7:26 AM, Skip Montanaro
<skip.montanaro at> wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at 2:17 PM, Chris Angelico <rosuav at> wrote:
>>> There. *Now* you have an address. Hack to your heart's content. <wink>
>> No, you now have a hexadecimal representation of an integer.
> You missed my attempt at levity, I think.

Ahh, I guess I did.

Sadly, it is all too true that there is no statement so ridiculous
that it's unquestionably a joke. An ill-informed person could easily
come out with exactly the same comment. :(


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