Commit 27986fbc authored by Armin Rigo's avatar Armin Rigo

Add a FAQ entry

parent 2a82935f
......@@ -154,6 +154,17 @@ one. It would in fact push forward *more* GIL-ish behavior, like
declaring that some sections of the code should run without releasing
the GIL in the middle (these are called *atomic sections* in STM).
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Is PyPy more clever than CPython about Tail Calls?
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No. PyPy follows the Python language design, including the built-in
debugger features. `This prevents tail calls.`__ Neither the JIT
nor Stackless__ change anything to that.
.. __: http://neopythonic.blogspot.com.au/2009/04/final-words-on-tail-calls.html
.. __: stackless.html
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How do I write extension modules for PyPy?
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