Python is slow

cm_gui cmgui2 at gmail.com
Thu Dec 11 00:39:01 CET 2008


You guys are living in denial.
Python is SLOW, especially for web apps.

Instead of getting mad, why don't get together and come up with a
faster VM/interpreter?

The emperor doesn't like to be told he is not wearing any clothes?


On 10 Dec, 14:48, Luis M. González <luis... at gmail.com> wrote:
> You are WRONG, WRONG, WRONG!!
> And when I say Wrong, I mean WRONG!!!
>
> And I am not saying that you are confussed.
> I say that you are WRONG!
>
> And when someone says so many times that you are wrong, it is because
> you are WRONG!
> And don't say that you are not wrong, because you are wrong!
>
> You are Wrong. Very Wrong.
>
> On Dec 10, 3:42 pm, cm_gui <cmg... at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> >http://blog.kowalczyk.info/blog/2008/07/05/why-google-should-sponsor-...
>
> > I fully agree with Krzysztof Kowalczyk .
> > Can't they build a faster VM for Python since they love the language
> > so much?
>
> > Python is SLOW.    And I am not comparing it with compiled languages
> > like C.
> > Python is even slower than PHP!


>
> > Just go to any Python website and you will know.
> > An example is:http://www2.ljworld.com/
> > And this site is created by the creators of Django!
>
> > And it is not just this Python site that is slow. There are many many
> > Python sites which are very slow. And please don’t say that it could
> > be the web hosting or the server which is slow — because when so many
> > Python sites are slower than PHP sites, it couldn’t be the web
> > hosting.   Also, Zope/Plone is even slower.
>
> > Python is slow. Very slow.
>
>




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