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Re: Subversion, decentralized version control, and the future.

From: Carsten Breuer <CarstenBreuerSvn_at_textwork.de>
Date: 2007-06-30 00:48:32 CEST

>> Yeah but he stated we needed to be faster! C->python certainly
>> wouldn't facilitate that! :)
> Speed has nothing to do with the language here, it's all about design
> and algorithms. Mercurial is many times faster than Subversion in common
> operations while being written in Python.

Of course you can do things worse in C and good in python.
Nonetheless, python as a scripting language is
of course a (little) bit slower. It's funny how
people compares things that are not comparable ;-).
Isn't php also faster then C <gr&d>.

Just my two cents,


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Received on Sat Jun 30 00:48:39 2007

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