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Re: Speed of 5.8.0 versus 5.6.1

by hardburn (Abbot)
on Jul 01, 2003 at 17:15 UTC ( #270553=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Speed of 5.8.0 versus 5.6.1

Is your 5.8.0 version compiled with threading support? If so, recompile it with it off. Also, there is a new hashing algorithm, which may be faster for some data and slower for others.

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Re: Re: Speed of 5.8.0 versus 5.6.1
by steves (Curate) on Jul 01, 2003 at 17:26 UTC

    No threading and not using Unicode (since I have read that Unicode operations can be slower).

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