Python is slow?

Eric Brunel see.signature at no.spam
Wed Sep 24 10:19:35 CEST 2008

On Tue, 23 Sep 2008 15:23:12 +0200, sturlamolden <sturlamolden at>  

Would it be possible to post this text to some "persistent" web page with  
(links to) the code you wrote in both languages? This would be a very  
interesting resource for people experiencing some resistence when they  
suggest Python as a possible language because of the 'Python is slow'  
python -c "print ''.join([chr(154 - ord(c)) for c in  

More information about the Python-list mailing list