Improving interpreter startup speed
tjreedy at udel.edu
Mon Oct 27 18:35:09 CET 2008
David Cournapeau wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 27, 2008 at 2:36 PM, Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:
>> It this a theoretical problem or an actual one, that we might have other
>> suggestions for?
> Any command line based on python is a real example of that problem.
No it is not.
The specific problem that you wrote and I responded to was
"Not if the startup is the main cost for a command you need to repeat
many times. "
in a short enough period so that the startup overhead was a significant
fraction of the total time and therefore a burden.
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