fib-go results

generated by user gene

on host palsy

2002-Apr-28 T 14:41:14 PDT

1 iterations of Fibonacci number 30.

program language seconds sources
fibb Bourne shell @fibb@ fibb, bourne-fibber, bourne-fibber-0, bourne-fibber-1
fibc C 0.00e+00 fibc.c
fibj Java 1.00e+00 fibj,
fibl Lisp 1.00e+00 fibl
fibp Perl 8.00e+00 fibp
fibx C++ 0.00e+00 fibx.cxx
fiby Python 7.00e+00 fiby

What do these results mean? What was the test? The details are in "Simple Speed Test Between a Bunch of Languages", an article by Gene Michael Stover. You might have a local copy; otherwise, read the official copy.