in reply to
Rakudo Challenge! (was Red Queen Edition)
in thread Hockey Sticks
I challenge you and the Rakudo team to write dueling comparisons.
What a waste of everyone's time that would be. To repeat to you yet again, everyone who's looked at nom knows it has regressions against what it will eventually replace.
the Rakudo team has claimed a lot of speed optimization in the last year
Yes, and several of them I identified years ago. A few of them I volunteered to fix ages ago too, but they turned me down.