Hacker Newsnew | comments | ask | jobs | submitlogin
xtacy 1269 days ago | link | parent

Even for numerical processing, it depends on where/how you write your loops. numpy just offers bindings to optimised C libraries and loops using map(..,..) should be much faster than using for.

As far as text processing is concerned, it seems like the python code is just a nice interface to the underlying compiled library and hence there isn't much difference.




Lists | RSS | Bookmarklet | Guidelines | FAQ | DMCA | News News | Feature Requests | Bugs | Y Combinator | Apply | Library

Search: