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- Subject: Re: Nice performance quote
- From: "Leo M. Cabrera" <kixdemp@...>
- Date: Tue, 17 Apr 2007 20:50:09 -0400
I thought C was the fastest...
David Given wrote:
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Matthew M. Burke wrote:
I stumbled across the following article about scripting languages:
| Java runs at 1.8 times the speed of compiled C; Lua (using a JIT compiler),
| at 3 times; Python, at 6.7 times; PHP, at 7 times; Perl, at 9.8 times; and
| Ruby, at 16 times.
Can anyone else spot the subtle flaw in this statement?
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