[replying to list] On Sat, Aug 12, 2017 at 10:56 PM, Nick Coghlan <ncogh...@gmail.com> wrote: > On 13 August 2017 at 11:27, Yury Selivanov <yselivanov...@gmail.com> wrote: >> Yes, I considered this idea myself, but ultimately rejected it because: >> >> 1. Current solution makes it easy to introspect things. Get the >> current EC and print it out. Although the context item idea could be >> extended to `sys.create_context_item('description')` to allow that. > > I think the TLS/TSS precedent means we should seriously consider the > ContextItem + ContextStateToken approach for the core low level API.
I actually like the idea and am fully open to it. I'm also curious if it's possible to adapt the flat-array/fast access ideas that Nathaniel mentioned. Yury _______________________________________________ Python-ideas mailing list Pythonemail@example.com https://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/python-ideas Code of Conduct: http://python.org/psf/codeofconduct/