How fast is an EVAL String

Joshua Goodall joshua at
Mon Apr 26 17:31:08 CDT 2004

On Mon, Apr 26, 2004 at 01:37:48PM -0700, Stas Bekman wrote:
> That's a very unreliable way to run benchmarks, Scott. The results may vary 
> greatly if the system load varies during the execution. It doesn't change 
> the results much, but you better use Benchmark for that:

If accuracy is desired, one should also run with an empty work
function to determine the loop overhead, then subtract it from the
real work measurements.


Joshua Goodall                           "as modern as tomorrow afternoon"
joshua at                                       - FW109
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