[Python-Dev] Python Benchmarks

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Wed Jun 7 16:23:47 CEST 2006

M.-A. Lemburg wrote:
> Overall, time.clock() on Windows and time.time() on Linux appear
> to give the best repeatability of tests, so I'll make those the
> defaults in pybench 2.0.
> In short: Tim wins, I lose.
> Was a nice experiment, though ;-)
Perhaps so, but it would have been nice if you could have come to this 
conclusion before asking me not to make this change, which would 
otherwise have been checked in two weeks ago.

Still, as long as we can all agree on this and move forward I suppose 
the intervening debate at least leaves us better-informed.

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