Native Code vs. Python code for modules

alex23 wuwei23 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 31 06:59:25 CEST 2008


On Jul 30, 11:14 pm, Sion Arrowsmith <si... at chiark.greenend.org.uk>
wrote:
> >Well, the snarky response is most Python developers are too busy
> >working on actual real world projects :)
>
> The follow-up snarky response is that working on actual real world
> projects has lead Python developers to realise that most real world
> bottlenecks arise from disk access, network speed, and user
> interaction, and you should only sweat about code speed in the rare
> case when you *know* that it's not its interface to the real world
> that's slow.

You won't hear any disagreement from me on that point :)



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