[Python-Dev] Pie-thon benchmark code ready

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Thu Jan 1 00:39:09 EST 2004

> The ordering is supposed to be an unimportant detail.  The external
> program solution won't work due to the nature of the benchmark.  I'll
> fix the benchmark some time next week.  The fix should be fairly
> simple and localized.

It was easier than I thought, so it's in place.  Version 1.0.2 uses a
subclass of dict whose __repr__ sorts the keys.  The running time
doesn't seem to be substantially affected.

(Oh how I love subclassing builtin classes!)

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

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