Author rhettinger
Recipients josh.r, martin.panter, python-dev, rhettinger, serhiy.storchaka, xiang.zhang
Date 2016-04-24.19:35:29
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In general there should be an early out test for keywords==NULL before calling the comparatively high overhead function _PyArg_NoKeywords.  

That function adds overhead everywhere it is used and provides zero benefit to correct programs in order to provide earlier detection of a very rare class of errors.

Some care needs to be taken before slapping _PyArg_NoKeywords onto every function in the core that doesn't use keyword arguments.
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