[Numpy-discussion] Plain array performance
Magnus Lie Hetland
magnus at hetland.org
Mon Feb 10 13:43:07 CST 2003
Paul F Dubois <paul at pfdubois.com>:
> The problem with naïve benchmarks is that they *are* naïve.
Indeed. My request was for a more dependable analysis.
> In real applications you have a lot of arrays running around, and so
> a full cache shows up with smaller array sizes. Because of this,
> measuring performance is a really difficult matter.
Indeed. I guess what I'm curious about is the motivation behind the
array module... It seems to be mainly conserving memory -- or?
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