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Author ethan.furman
Recipients Ramchandra Apte, Sergey, aleax, ethan.furman, jcea, oscarbenjamin, serhiy.storchaka, terry.reedy
Date 2013-07-11.15:21:56
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So making this a speed-up for generic objects using __iadd__ is out.

The only question remaining is: is it worth special casing a few specific objects (list, tuple, str) to optimise performance?

The str question has already been answered:  it's special cased to raise an error.
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