[SciPy-user] More on speed comparisons

Gael Varoquaux gael.varoquaux@normalesup....
Mon Jun 16 12:00:51 CDT 2008


On Mon, Jun 16, 2008 at 04:59:16PM +0200, Gael Varoquaux wrote:
> Indeed. I am also curious to know how you measure timings. The proper way
> of mesuring timings (ie measuring CPU time, and not wall time) is using
> the timeit module.

That was bullshit: timeit measures Wall time, it seems.

For the numbers, I was just being heavy, and had not notice that you
where normalize everything to fortran = 1. Sorry

Gaël 


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