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

Jarkko Hietaniemi
January 26, 2003 15:08
Re: [PATCH] Re: change #9754: 5 x slowdown for perl -d
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> 5.005 threads are gone too from blead, aren't they?

Yup.  Some remnants linger in Configure since ripping them completely
away would break maint (or many metaconfig modules would require quite
a bit of reworking).

> So there's nothing big to come out :-(
> Any speed improvements have to be found from new ideas?

Finding out hot spots, writing fast paths for them, inlining them.
Oh, sorry, you said *new* ideas...

> Nicholas Clark

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