On 8/15/05, Isaac Gouy <igouy / yahoo.com> wrote:
> Bradley Kite wrote:
> > I was also interested in comparing the performance of Ruby against something
> > like Perl, and (although this test is VERY simple) thought that I'd benchmark
> > a simple counter in both Ruby and Perl.
> That's even more simplistic than the benchmark programs on the Computer
> Language Shootout :-)
> 
> Here's Ruby vs Perl
> http://shootout.alioth.debian.org/benchmark.php?test=all&lang=ruby&sort=fullcpu
> 
> and here are the old Doug Bagley programs
> http://shootout.alioth.debian.org/old/benchmark.php?test=all&lang=ruby&sort=fullcpu

And, like Mr Kite's test, none of the Alioth shootout benchmarks are
worth squat.

-austin
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