Author vstinner
Recipients josh.r, neologix, njs, pitrou, skrah, vstinner
Date 2014-04-16.02:40:55
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> So what is the point of _PyObject_GC_Calloc ?

It calls calloc(size) instead of malloc(size), calloc() which can be faster than malloc()+memset(), see:

_PyObject_GC_Calloc() is used by PyType_GenericAlloc(). If I understand directly, it is the default allocator to allocate Python objects.
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