[pypy-dev] speed.pypy.org quick update

Leonardo Santagada santagada at gmail.com
Sun Mar 14 11:11:56 CET 2010

On Mar 13, 2010, at 10:28 PM, Marius Gedminas wrote:

> On Fri, Mar 12, 2010 at 06:37:49PM -0300, Leonardo Santagada wrote:
>> On Mar 12, 2010, at 6:08 PM, Alex Gaynor wrote:
>>> So one tiny pony I have is that on the tablular timeline page
>>> (http://speed.pypy.org/timeline/) that when you mouseover a graph it
>>> doesn't show the "coordinates" on graphs of those sizes I don't think
>>> it adds any value, and it's farily distracting.
>> For a start it could be removed (that should be pretty easy)
> Actually, if you added units to those numbers, they could answer
> important questions like "is a higher line better or is a lower line
> better?"

Yes but axis should be named in a always visible place, so when people see the graphs they know what they mean.

>> but as a
>> second step it would be interesting to highlight and maybe show the
>> revision or time of the closest point (if revision then highlight all
>> points of that revision).
> Some kind of rounding would be nice, as seeing "0.6 seconds in revision
> 71807.4" is a bit weird.

No rounding but actually showing the data for the closest point and not where the mouse is over.

> Very shiny website, BTW, I love it.

I think this is a clear way to show performance for non developers and is great even for developers, it is a win win website :)

Leonardo Santagada
santagada at gmail.com

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