[Numpy-discussion] f2py performance question from a rookie

Sturla Molden sturla@molden...
Mon Aug 16 08:53:05 CDT 2010

>       <font face="Andale Mono">It looks like the gain in performance is
>         rather low compared to tests i have seen elsewhere.<br>
>         <br>
>         Am I missing something here..?<br>
>         <br>
>       </font>Cheers...Vasilis<br>

Turn HTML off please.

Use time.clock(), not time.time().

Try some tasks that actually takes a while. Tasks that take 10**-4 or
10**-3  seconds cannot be reliably timed on Windows or Linux.

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