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Author pitrou
Recipients BreamoreBoy, flub, loewis, neologix, pitrou, sable, tim.peters
Date 2011-04-29.16:36:37
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> For the same reason that extension modules can choose between
> PyMem_Malloc and plain malloc (or whatever else).  Python has never
> forced it's malloc on extension modules why should it now?

We're talking about a platform-specific feature request due to the fact
that dlmalloc is (supposedly) superior to AIX malloc(). If it's superior
than I don't see any *practical* reason not to want to use it for other
purposes than allocating Python objects.
Date User Action Args
2011-04-29 16:36:39pitrousetrecipients: + pitrou, tim.peters, loewis, sable, flub, neologix, BreamoreBoy
2011-04-29 16:36:37pitroulinkissue3526 messages
2011-04-29 16:36:37pitroucreate