Linked by ebasconp on Fri 10th Jun 2011 22:22 UTC
Benchmarks "Google has released a research paper that suggests C++ is the best-performing programming language in the market. The internet giant implemented a compact algorithm in four languages - C++, Java, Scala and its own programming language Go - and then benchmarked results to find 'factors of difference'."
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RE[2]: Really?
by panzi on Sat 11th Jun 2011 02:36 UTC in reply to "RE: Really?"
panzi
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2006-01-22

What did the guy say when you showed him your results?

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RE[3]: Really?
by ebasconp on Sat 11th Jun 2011 02:59 in reply to "RE[2]: Really?"
ebasconp Member since:
2006-05-09

He actually said: "That occurred because you executed my program in client mode instead of server mode. That makes an enormous difference. Running it in server mode will almost always run circles around client mode." ;)

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RE[3]: Really?
by MacMan on Sat 11th Jun 2011 14:34 in reply to "RE[2]: Really?"
MacMan Member since:
2006-11-19

What did the guy say when you showed him your results?


Not much, just kind of starred at me, then started saying some nonsense about how in Russia, everything is written in assembler because the the compilers are crippled by the CIA, or something to that extent.

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