[pypy-svn] r38453 - pypy/dist/pypy/doc

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Sun Feb 11 13:31:32 CET 2007


Author: xoraxax
Date: Sun Feb 11 13:31:31 2007
New Revision: 38453

Modified:
   pypy/dist/pypy/doc/faq.txt
Log:
Clarified speed part of the faq.

Modified: pypy/dist/pypy/doc/faq.txt
==============================================================================
--- pypy/dist/pypy/doc/faq.txt	(original)
+++ pypy/dist/pypy/doc/faq.txt	Sun Feb 11 13:31:31 2007
@@ -100,8 +100,9 @@
 As of August 2005, PyPy was successfully translated to C.  Compared to
 CPython, the version of PyPy that still runs on top of CPython is slower by
 a factor of 2000. The first translated version was roughly 300 times slower
-than CPython, version 0.8.0 about 10-20 times, version 0.9 about 4-7 times
-and the current version (1.0) is about 2.4 - 5 times as slow as CPython.
+than CPython. In later versions, we increased the speed. CPython was about
+10-20 times as fast as version 0.8.0, 4-7 times as fast as version 0.9 and
+2.4 - 5 times as fast as the current version (1.0).
 Note that the speed heavily depends on the enabled options at compile time.
 
 



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