Daniel Amelang wrote:
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> I highly recommend reading through the arguments and counter arguments
> before we do a complete reproduction here.

Thank you Daniel, you might notice my name in those discussions.

As you've mentioned, other folk on ruby-talk presented
counter-arguments to Austin's claims - afaict those counter-arguments
were never rebutted.


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> I'm just trying to save us (and
> you) from more of the same-old-same-old discussions.

If there's any substance behind the name-calling we should be able to
point-out specific errors on the shootout.

http://shootout.alioth.debian.org/fulldata.php?test=takfp&p1=ruby-0&p2=php-0&p3=psyco-0&p4=lua-0&sort=fullcpu