Python is far from a top performer according to benchmark test...
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Tim Churches <tchur at optushome.com.au> schreef:
> I notice that the author of those benchmarks, Christopher W.
> Cowell-Shah, has a PhD in philosophy. Perhaps Python's very own
> philosophy PhD, David Mertz, might like to repeat the benchmarking
> exercise for one of his columns, but including manipulation of more
> realistic data structures such as lists, arrays and dictionaries, as
> Carl suggests.
And then don't forget to publish it on /. or nobody sees it... ;-)
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