Json class dict store in variables

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Re: Json class dict store in variables

Post by deshipu » Thu Sep 14, 2017 3:44 pm

Considering how MicroPython tries to stay small and simple, and to keep only one way of doing things, I doubt this would be accepted. The "pixel" and "fill" methods are there for compatibility with the initial API which didn't use framebuf, I assume.

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Re: Json class dict store in variables

Post by pythoncoder » Fri Sep 15, 2017 4:37 pm

deshipu wrote:...I doubt this would be accepted...
You're almost certainly right :( But when I looked at it I found the performance of the pixel() method was improved by a factor of nearly 3 with this trivial change https://github.com/micropython/micropython/pull/3318. It removes the overhead of a method call and a data member lookup. Worth a punt, anyway ;)
Peter Hinch

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