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Re^4: Perl slower than java

by ysth (Canon)
on Dec 09, 2010 at 07:10 UTC ( #876192=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: Perl slower than java
in thread Perl slower than java

You have it backwards. The C data structures in 5.10 and greater are more light weight. Look elsewhere for the speed differences you have seen.

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Re^5: Perl slower than java
by trwww (Priest) on Dec 09, 2010 at 20:46 UTC

    Yeah shouldn't have pointed out data structures being the cause when really I have no clue. I'm not really interested in digging up why one is faster than the other.

    I am interested in any educated guesses or ideas others may have. Any opinion/evidence on why 5.6 was so much faster in that example?

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