yeah, we're just better then awk!
Mon Mar 3 17:08:43 CET 2003
On Mon, 2003-03-03 at 13:50, Shawn Pearce wrote:
> Not sure if everyone has seen this:
> Apparently Erlang is just above Awk in the totally arbitrary
> ranking of langauges based on memory, cpu usage and lines of
> code to implement the pointless tests. :)
> Interesting to note our beloved tool ranks down with the likes
> of bash and awk. :-(
> Also interesting to note not one of the tests even beings to
> show Erlang's strengths. I guess Erlang does need better PR.
Here's another shootout where erlang is doing pretty ok (i.e., slightly
faster than Java.)
david wallin <>
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