[plt-scheme] xxx chooses MzScheme as preferred language

From: Eli Barzilay (eli at barzilay.org)
Date: Wed May 31 02:12:37 EDT 2006

On May 30, Brent Fulgham wrote:
> At the risk of a bit of self-promotion, I can point you at a few
> examples that seem to indicate that Python is a bit faster than
> MzScheme.  In fact, it's a bit worse than I show, since these data
> are for Mzc-compiled routines, not the interpreter.  Run using mzc
> version 301:
> http://shootout.alioth.debian.org/sandbox/benchmark.php?test=all&lang=mzc&lang2=python

1. The performance of development versions (pre.plt-scheme.org) is
   much improved when you talk about the "interpreter".

2. Last time I checked, there was room for improving some of the code.
   (But I remember much more code, so maybe things changed?)

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