Benchmarks with TextMate's manual
john at attacklab.net
Tue Aug 28 13:43:35 EDT 2007
On 8/28/07, Michel Fortin <michel.fortin at michelf.com> wrote:
> With "unhash" fixed now (using a regular expression!) and with some
> other speed improvements, I can announce that the next version of PHP
> Markdown will parse the one-document TextMate manual in about 1.5
> seconds. This is now 0.5 second faster than parsing each of the
> documents separately.
That's great news! I think your numbers show that my claim that
Markdown.pl can be made "five to ten times faster with a few hours of
work" is actually pretty conservative.
For comparison, I'd be interested to hear how long Markdown.pl 1.0.2b8
takes to process the fixed TextMate manual on your computer.
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