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Author pitrou
Recipients eric.araujo, ezio.melotti, nadeem.vawda, ncoghlan, pitrou, python-dev, tarek, terry.reedy
Date 2011-10-11.14:13:31
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> I am curious: wouldn't be a way of keeping the compiled expressions in
> a static cache somewhere, so we would compile them just once and have
> both import time and runtime fast ?

Runtime shouldn't be affected. The re module has its own LRU caching.

That said, it seems regular expressions are pickleable:

b'\x80\x03cre\n_compile\nq\x00X\x00\x00\x00\x00q\x01K \x86q\x02Rq\x03.'
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2011-10-11 14:13:31pitrousetrecipients: + pitrou, terry.reedy, ncoghlan, nadeem.vawda, tarek, ezio.melotti, eric.araujo, python-dev
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