Python too slow?

cokofreedom at gmail.com cokofreedom at gmail.com
Tue Jan 15 15:03:58 CET 2008


On Jan 15, 1:28 pm, Paul Rudin <paul.nos... at rudin.co.uk> wrote:
> cokofree... at gmail.com writes:
> > A lecturer gave me the perfect answer to the question of speed.
>
> > "You have two choices when it comes to programming. Fast code, or fast
> > coders."
>
> Yes, although it's more a continuum than that suggests. The tricky bit
> is deciding in each situation where you should be on the continuum.

Ah, it all comes from hindsight! You always realise in the last week
of the deadline you were on the wrong end of the continuum! Problem
solved, panic created! :)



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