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An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
Which one do you think your average C programmer will choose?
Which one do you think new programmers are taught to use (in schools that still teach C programming)?
Glibc change exposing bugs
Posted Nov 13, 2010 2:52 UTC (Sat) by neilbrown (subscriber, #359)
Posted Nov 15, 2010 16:43 UTC (Mon) by renox (subscriber, #23785)
And memcpy should also be named as mem_unsafe_copy, but yes if you tell developers to use safe function by default and to optimize only when they can show benchmarks that the optimisation will make a difference, then yes, you'd get probably better software (if a bit slower).
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