[Python-Dev] Are we collecting benchmark results across machines

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Wed Dec 31 19:39:05 EST 2003

> >Could you run pystone too?
> >
> >   python -c 'from test.pystone import main; main(); main(); main()'
> >
> >and then report the smallest pystones/second value.
> Smallest is:
> Pystone(1.1) time for 50000 passes = 6.61
> This machine benchmarks at 7564.3 pystones/second

Thanks -- though I made a mistake -- I should've asked for the largest
pystone value -- larger is better for pystone, unlike for running
times.  Anyway, this value is reasonable given your parrotbench time.

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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