Python Speed Question and Opinion

Irmen de Jong irmen at
Sat Jun 5 19:13:06 CEST 2004

djw wrote:


> I don't think I agree with your statement at the bottom that says "if 
> all else fails, try Psyco." Since using Psyco is so effortless and may 
> produce dramatic speedups, I would recommend to people that they try it 
> before resorting to writing extension modules in C/C++. Sending people 
> that are new to Python down the extension writing path may turn them off 
> to Python altogether.

I think you're right. So I changed the order a bit and removed the
"if all else fails" :)

Feel free to add other suggestions to the page. It's a WIKI page after all.


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