comparing interpreter speed on two platforms

Cliff Wells logiplexsoftware at
Tue Oct 2 21:45:07 CEST 2001

On Tuesday 02 October 2001 12:44, Chris Liechti wrote:

> why is the python programm that much slower than the BogoMips comparison
> would imply?

Because, as stated in the Linux docs, BogoMips is a meaningless benchmark.

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