What is Python's answer to Perl 6?

gabriele renzi rff_rff at remove-yahoo.it
Sat Oct 30 14:53:13 CEST 2004


Michael Hoffman ha scritto:


> I'll believe the performance benefits when I see them. The Parrot people 
> promised they would be faster by OSCON 2004 or Guido would get to pie 
> Dan Sugalski in the face. If you don't already know what happened, you 
> can see a picture here:
> 
> http://weblogs.mozillazine.org/zach/archives/006129.html

well, they failed to implement all of the tests but those implemented 
actually run faster than  CPython.
Anyway they are at 0.1.1 or something like that. There is time to become 
faster or to disappear completely, I guess



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