These are chat archives for dropbox/pyston

21st
Jul 2016
Sun
@Daetalus
Jul 21 2016 18:26
@kmod I saw you article in Python weekly. http://blog.kevmod.com/2014/06/python-the-gil-and-pyston/. Can Pyston remove the GIL before 1.0?
Marius Wachtler
@undingen
Jul 21 2016 18:42
this post is from 2014... I don't think we plan to remove the GIL anymore
Sun
@Daetalus
Jul 21 2016 21:40

Throwing exceptions is one of the most expensive operations in Java.

Is that true in CPython/Pyston?