performance issues between scripting languages in asp pages

Aahz Maruch aahz at
Tue Feb 8 22:03:43 CET 2000

In article <87pv0f$2h4$1 at>,  <qoppi at> wrote:
>i've done some rudimentary testing using wcat to view performance
>differences between scripting languages for a set of pages(jscript,
>vbscript,perlscript,python). Initial results indicate that using
>vbscript as the server side scripting language consistently results in
>more pages being served by the webserver...has anyone else had a
>similar experience?

Nope.  But your results don't surprise me, particularly if you're using
IIS as your web server.  Try doing a similar set of tests using Medusa
or Zope/Zserver.
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