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Re: CPU Boundries, Buffering, & Speed Discussion

by Happy-the-monk (Abbot)
on Sep 13, 2013 at 18:35 UTC ( #1053995=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to CPU Boundries, Buffering, & Speed Discussion

Is there a way to figure out how long a program should theoretically take to run through the full program? The whole I/O, pipes, tunnels, etc on computer communications is somewhat intimidating

You will need a computer to do that. It is called "running it". :-)

scnr. Actually, it can quickly become impossible to foresee (and test) all the eventualities a programme can theoretically reach, especially if it is already too complex for the programmers to fully understand it.

Cheers, Sören

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(hooked on the Perl Programming language)

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