[Numpy-discussion] Addition of a dict object to all NumPy objects

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Sat Aug 16 01:02:53 CDT 2008


On Fri, Aug 15, 2008 at 19:30, Christian Heimes <lists@cheimes.de> wrote:
> Please also note that CPython uses a freelist of unused dict instances.
> The default size of the dict free list is 80 elements. The allocation
> and deallocation of dicts is cheap if you can stay below the threshold.

That's very useful information. Thanks!

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Robert Kern

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