Dylan vs. C results for simple benchmark 
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 Dylan vs. C results for simple benchmark


> Hi folks,

> In a fit of boredom, I timed the C and Dylan versions of a simple
> recursive algorithm.
> Dylan version
> -------------
> define method p(n :: <integer>, k :: <integer>)
>                     => result :: <integer>;
> end method p;

For fun you might try replacing <integer> with <object> and time it
again.  You could also try <small-integer>, but I think <object> will

In the Apple Dylan TR, declaring things <integer> doesn't improve
the code very much since it's not a concrete type.  The compiler
will sometimes optimize on the basis of <small-integer> objects,
usually when accessing arrays.

Sat, 31 Oct 1998 03:00:00 GMT  
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