how fast is Python?

Robin Becker robin at
Fri Aug 29 17:47:11 CEST 2003

In article <mailman.1062163185.5091.python-list at>, Andrew
MacIntyre <andymac at> writes
>On Fri, 29 Aug 2003, Robin Becker wrote:
>> experience with ReportLab suggests jython can be fairly slow compared to
>> CPython although it does have advantages.
>The advantages being?
well I guess you can package it up into a single jar file and then ship
it to those big blue iron jvm environments ie it's another market.
Robin Becker

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