Author Mark.Shannon
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Date 2014-09-22.15:51:21
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Modules/pyexpat.c includes some archaic code to create temporary frames
so that, in even of an exception being raised, expat appears in the traceback.

The way this is implemented is a problem for three reasons:

1. It violates PEP 384.
2. It  is incorrect, see http://bugs.python.org/issue6359.
3. It is inefficient, as a frame is generated for each call, regardless of whether an exception is raised or not.

The attached patch fixes these issues.
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