Python future performance and speed

Robert Brewer fumanchu at
Wed Aug 25 16:14:51 CEST 2004

Jacek Generowicz wrote:
> Peter Hansen <peter at> writes:
> > The last time I checked, Java and C++ (even C) were widely
> > considered to be high level languages.
> The fact many people hold an erroneous belief, does not make said
> belief any less erroneous.
> > Has someone been raising the bar while I wasn't looking?
> The developers of all the truly high-level languages ?
> There was a time when assembler was high-level.

Someday, even Python will be a low-level language.


Robert Brewer
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