Stackless Python is an interpreter created in 1998. Stackless Python, or Stackless, is a Python programming language interpreter, so named because it avoids depending on the C call stack for its own stack. In practice, Stackless Python uses the C stack, but the stack is cleared between function calls . The most prominent feature of Stackless is microthreads, which avoid much of the overhead associated with usual operating system threads. Read more on Wikipedia...
- the Stackless Python wikipedia page
- Stackless Python first appeared in 1998
- See also: c, python, linux, erlang, limbo, go
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Last updated February 18th, 2020