Java vs Python Benchmarks: Java is faster

Courageous jkraska at
Sun Feb 3 08:34:59 CET 2002

>It's true that Java objects all have declared types, but that doesn't
>save you as much as you'd think;

While you obviously know what you're talking about and don't need my
help, I'd just like to add that those folks talking about an optional
type declaration system for speeding up Python don't seem to have a
good idea of where the time in Python goes. There are more important
fish to fry, as I'm sure you realize.


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