[Python-Dev] heapq, min and max

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Wed Oct 22 16:40:55 CEST 2008

Kristján Valur Jónsson <kristjan <at> ccpgames.com> writes:
> 0.39713821814841893   (old)
> 0.35184029691278162   (hakced, for special list treatment)
> So, there is a 12% performance boost to be had by specializing for lists.
> How about it?

It depends on the added code complexity. In any case, you should open an entry
on the tracker and post your patch there.



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