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Re: object oriented performance

by kimanaw (Beadle)
on Jul 16, 2005 at 23:51 UTC ( #475521=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to object oriented performance

Some overhead, yes. 30% ? Not likely, unless you subscribe to the notion "each method should only be <tiny-number> lines long", which would mean the overhead of each method call is a significant piece of the total RTT.

Also note that its possible to use arrayrefs for your objects, tho you should only use that for "final" classes. Last time I ran a comparison test, arrayref objects were almost 4x faster than hashref objects (assuming the called methods are just stubs).

Update: Ooops!Just recalled, the arrayref tests included member references, I believe thats where the biggest improvement between arrayref v. hashref objects shows up...

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Re^2: object oriented performance
by perlhaq (Scribe) on Jul 17, 2005 at 15:00 UTC
    Are you willing to share this test code?

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