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Re: Perl + binary

by sundialsvc4 (Abbot)
on Oct 30, 2013 at 19:05 UTC ( #1060418=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perl + binary

The “how much faster” question depends altogether on just what the script is doing.   Some modules, like JSON::XS, do typically run “noticeably faster,” but there are “pure Perl” implementations, too.   Quite often, binary code is used to interface with an existing, known library, as in XML::LibXML, which is “Perl glue” for the standard library libxml2.


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