[pypy-dev] benchmarking input

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Mon Sep 28 04:49:28 CEST 2009

2009/9/27 Leonardo Santagada <santagada at gmail.com>:
> On Sep 27, 2009, at 12:47 PM, Armin Rigo wrote:
>> Hi Leonardo,
>> On Fri, Sep 25, 2009 at 06:52:44PM -0300, Leonardo Santagada wrote:
>>> I want to know why PyPy doesn't use the unladen swallow benchmarks in
>>> complement to the ones already there and maybe reuse and extend their
>>> reporting tools. This could make comparing results easier and divide
>>> the work of creating comprehensive benchmarks for python.
>> A number of benchmarks are not applicable to us, or they are
>> uninteresting at this point (e.g. pickling, regexp, or just
>> microbenchmarks...).
> Uninteresting for benchmarking the jit, but important for python users.

Well, at the moment it's not actually possible to use the unladen
swallow benchmarks because the JIT has no thread support.


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