New results from "dictionary word count" programs...

Scott Jackman scott.jackman at gmail.com
Mon Mar 20 16:03:26 MST 2006


I thought about doing that, but I thought that there might have been
an implicit LOC limit.

In addition, I didn't know what brand of disk drive was going to be used :).

On 3/20/06, Steve <smorrey at gmail.com> wrote:
> With the prowess of this group, I'm really surprised no one did it
> hand coded assembler.
>
> On 3/20/06, Bryan Sant <bryan.sant at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 3/20/06, Nicholas Leippe <nick at byu.edu> wrote:
> > > Very interesting that C++ lost to a scripting language...
> > > Way to go Python devs!
> >
> > Agreed.  Shane's submission was brilliant.  I was blown away at how
> > fast python was at this task.  It scales well too.  The python code
> > ran very fast against small files and large files (like the one used
> > for this test).
> >
> > -Bryan
> >
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