[Tutor] assembly language and boot loader

Oscar Benjamin oscar.j.benjamin at gmail.com
Fri Sep 28 13:59:47 CEST 2012

On 23 September 2012 05:46, Fit Wii <wii_fit at ymail.com> wrote:

> Is there any IDE or Python interpreter that can show the assembly language
> generated by each line of python code?  Is there any popular boot loader
> written in Python (plus some assembly code)?

Python doesn't generate assembly language code. It does, however, compile
python code to bytecode which is like assembly for the Python interpreter
rather than for the CPU. Have a look at the dis module:

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