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Re: [PATCH] Re: change #9754: 5 x slowdown for perl -d

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Jarkko Hietaniemi
January 26, 2003 07:39
Re: [PATCH] Re: change #9754: 5 x slowdown for perl -d
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> Well, the main bug, now fixed, was that under -d and use integer,
> DB::DB was being called for each and every statement. I guess that 
> #14920, Ilya's "autoloaded DESTROY bugfix", was just making DB::DB
> run a bit slower. Since we're no longer calling DB::DB at all, it's
> probably irrelevant (to this issue, anyway).

Ahhh, that explains why backing up the #14920 doesn't help.

> Surely any remaining differences are just general 5.6 -> 5.8 slowdown,
> which we're all familiar with?

That we are familiar with it doesn't mean we should stay familiar with it :-)

Jarkko Hietaniemi <> "There is this special
biologist word we use for 'stable'.  It is 'dead'." -- Jack Cohen

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