[Python-Dev] pystone rant [was] proposal+patch: sys.gettickeraccumulation()

Anthony Baxter anthony at interlink.com.au
Mon Dec 6 02:19:31 CET 2004

On Monday 06 December 2004 11:33, Raymond Hettinger wrote:
> pystone is good a predicting the relative performance of python apps on
> difference hardware/software environments.

This comes up so often that I'm almost tempted to add a disclaimer
to the pystone output. I can't count the number of times people have
tried to claim that pystone showed that a change was good/neutral.

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