[Tutor] Is python just a scripting language?

Moshe Zadka Moshe Zadka <mzadka@geocities.com>
Tue, 2 Nov 1999 08:04:08 +0200 (IST)

On Mon, 1 Nov 1999, Deirdre Saoirse wrote:

> I could have misunderstood something, but I thought the .pyc files were
> hardware platform (and perhaps OS) specific? I don't think this is such a
> great thing to limit.

They're not -- they're merely marhalled code objects. They're specific to a 
Python version, but that's not so horrible. (Actually, 90% of my code won't
work on Python 1.5.1, so for me, it's not even a musquito bite)
Moshe Zadka <mzadka@geocities.com>. 
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