[Python-Dev] s/hotshot/lsprof

Neil Schemenauer nas at arctrix.com
Mon Nov 21 05:53:13 CET 2005

Tim Peters <tim.peters at gmail.com> wrote:
> We should note that hotshot didn't intend to reduce total time
> overhead.  What it's aiming at here is to be less disruptive (than
> profile.py) to the code being profiled _while_ that code is running. 

A statistical profiler (e.g.
http://wingolog.org/archives/2005/10/28/profiling) would be a nice
addition, IMHO.  I guess we should get the current profilers in
shape first though.


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