Java vs Python Benchmarks: Java is faster

Bryan bryan at
Fri Feb 1 08:10:53 CET 2002

Donn Cave wrote:

> | - Interpreter intialization time has doubled in 2.2
> Doubled!!?  Could that be some kind of site glitch?

It is possible, but I doubt it. I ran the tests ten times at various points 
during my day and consistently saw results that indicated that 2.2 takes 
twice as long to initialize the interpreter. Perform your own tests: 
perhaps I am overlooking something on my end.
Bryan Mongeau
"A person starts to live when he can live outside himself."-- Einstein

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