[Python-Dev] Performance regression tests?
aahz at pythoncraft.com
Sat Jan 24 19:18:32 EST 2004
On Sat, Jan 24, 2004, Nick Bastin wrote:
> Does there exist a set of interpreter performance regressions tests?
> For example, I've modified the interpreter to allow the profiling of C
> extension functions, and want to make sure that the performance impact
> on non-profiled applications is negligible. Does a test suite for this
> already exist (basically, something that calls a very lightweight C
> extension functions a few hundred thousand times)?
Pystone is the main thing. There's now also ParrotBench.
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