PyConLT 2021

Python Integers: nitty-gritty details
2021-09-03, 11:30–12:00 (Europe/Vilnius), Main

A deep technical dive into CPython's an integer type implementation:

  • What is an integer in C? Why new fancy languages have u8, i8, ..., u64, i64 and Python only has int.
  • What is an integer in Python?
  • What is a long integer in Python?
  • Why integers are no longer supported in Python starting January 1, 2020? (Trololo)

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