Python to surpass C performance by 2030

Andres Rosado arosado at
Tue Sep 3 04:00:03 CEST 2002

At 08:12 AM 8/27/2002 -0400, you wrote:
>learn python today, and in 28 years you will have a job writing
>the speed-critical parts of c programs in python :)

I don't know how to take this, is either as a joke or for real. If it's for 
real, you are doing the same kind of approximation Mark Twain did about the 
lenght of the Mississippi River.

Andres Rosado
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A word to the wise is enough.
                 -- Miguel de Cervantes

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