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Author serhiy.storchaka
Recipients Paul.Upchurch, eric.araujo, hynek, mark.dickinson, ned.deily, serhiy.storchaka
Date 2012-11-02.18:27:50
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I think the issue is than slice constructor accepts integer out of Py_ssize_t range. And more, it accepts any objects, not only integers or None.

>>> slice(3.4, 'a', {})
slice(3.4, 'a', {})

May be we should disallow creating of such doubtful slices and raise TypeError or OverflowError.
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