On Dec 1, 2005, at 11:38 AM, Tim Peters wrote:
... I know Gary Poster gave a lot of thought to making pickles for
the timezone info in Zope3 efficient too.
For some definition of "a lot of thought". :-) The pickle for
pytz.utc is now relatively small (though still adds a non-trivial
percentage addition--30%ish?--to a naive datetime IIRC). That's as
far as that bit goes.
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