Psyco == tracing optimization?

Paddy paddy3118 at googlemail.com
Sun Aug 24 11:13:20 CEST 2008


On Aug 24, 8:11 am, Fredrik Lundh <fred... at pythonware.com> wrote:
> Banibrata Dutta wrote:
> > AFAIK, the same logic used in runtime optimization of several other
> > dynamic languages or shell-scripting languages (including Perl), for
> > quite a while.
>
> Trace trees are widely used?  Got any references for that?
>
> </F>

I too feel that if Perl had such optimizations as Psyco gives Python
then they would shout about it.

I wonder about the new term and if it fits in the same 'box' as what
Psyco does, for example, who was aware of whose work?

- Paddy.



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