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Re^2: Performance, Abstraction and HOPby BrowserUk (Pope)
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If Perl's function calls are slow, the right response is to try to fix the implementation, not to try to avoid function calls.
As someone with more than a passing familiarity with the internals of Perl 5, do you consider it feasible* to substantially improve the current performance of function calls?
Update: *Given the nature of the forum, perhaps practical is a better word than feasible in this context.
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