[Mono-list] Performance comparisons
Thu, 16 Jan 2003 22:35:07 +1100
On 16-Jan-2003, Gopal V <email@example.com> wrote:
> So in general speed wars are stupid, because we end up optimising for
> benchmarks and endup slowing down real code ...
Speed wars are stupid if you base them on trivial benchmarks.
But if you use non-trivial real apps for your benchmarks,
then the optimizations you make for those apps will be likely
to help other apps too.
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