str(bigint) is slow
belred1 at yahoo.com
Sat Jul 10 23:16:23 CEST 2004
Tim Peters wrote:
> Python's bigint implementation is aimed at 100% portability and
> correctness more than speed.
your BigDec class is so fast it's like night and day compared to the standard functions. are you implying that your
BigDec isn't 100% portable or correct or has some limitations? why can't python longs or bigints use your
implementation under the covers?
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