Speed Comparison Perl Python & C

Cameron Laird claird at lairds.com
Mon Mar 1 01:18:26 CET 2004


In article <du7y8qlhbd1.fsf at amadeus.cc.tut.fi>,
Ville Vainio  <ville at spammers.com> wrote:
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>query. Actually, Python code might even be faster in circumstances
>like these, because you can write more sensible algorithms w/o
>investing a week of debugging. So caching data in memory becomes more
>appealing.
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Yup; I'm now sufficiently arrogant/provocative/confident/experienced/...
to tell people to expect that their Python codings will be *faster* than
what they achieve with C.
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