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Re: The Great Computer Language Shootout

by CountZero (Bishop)
on Sep 21, 2004 at 19:52 UTC ( #392755=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to The Great Computer Language Shootout

As they say, statistical figures will confess to anything under torture.

Seriously, do they take into account the time to compile the program as well? Or the time to write and debug the code?

If you include a module (or header file, or whatever, ...) does it count as 1 line or as as many lines as this module, ... contains?


"If you have four groups working on a compiler, you'll get a 4-pass compiler." - Conway's Law

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