Could Python supplant Java?

Gerhard Häring gerhard.haering at
Fri Aug 23 13:50:54 CEST 2002

Bo M. Maryniuck wrote:
> On Friday 23 August 2002 12:04, James J. Besemer wrote:
> Yes, cool. And what? You came here with advertisement how M$ WC is cool and 
> how Python is slow? :/ Yes, it runs slower a little and what? You want 
> fastest implementation? Then go code with Assembler.

Asm isn't necessarily faster than what a good compiler (C, Ocaml, whatever)
produces. Especially for complex CPUs like today's, where you have to take
pipelines into account.

> It provides a smallest 
> binary...
>> Probably runs a fuck of a lot faster too.
> Thank you for plain/text message and now please start to control your
> tongue and also do not post to me double messages.

Your posts seem to be mostly trolls, too. Oh well, I'll just kill the whole
thread in my newsreader.
Gerhard Häring
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