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Dave Mitchell
October 17, 2014 13:13
Re: proposal for performance testing infrastructure
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On Tue, Oct 14, 2014 at 07:25:33PM -0400, James E Keenan wrote:
> On 10/14/2014 04:00 PM, Dave Mitchell wrote:
> >I want to discuss some modest proposals for better testing of performance
> >and optimisations. The first four suggestions are simple, concrete, and (I
> >hope) non-controversial. The fifth is more woolly and up for discussion.
> >
> Sounds very promising.  I look forward to seeing some branches -- perhaps
> with one branch for the first 4 features and another for the 5th -- or
> perhaps one for each proposal.

I plan to do an initial rename of t/benchmark to t/perf (unless anyone has
a better suggestion for the new name), then initially add t/perf/opcount.t
(which I need right now for my OP_MULTIDEREF branch), then add other files
as and when I need them or have time.

"Do not dabble in paradox, Edward, it puts you in danger of fortuitous wit."
    -- Lady Croom, "Arcadia"

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