fib-go results

generated by user gene

on host palsy

2002-Apr-28 T 14:46:40 PDT

1 iterations of Fibonacci number 37.

program language seconds sources
fibb Bourne shell @fibb@ fibb, bourne-fibber, bourne-fibber-0, bourne-fibber-1
fibc C 2.00e+00 fibc.c
fibj Java 2.00e+00 fibj,
fibl Lisp 4.00e+01 fibl
fibp Perl 2.29e+02 fibp
fibx C++ 2.00e+00 fibx.cxx
fiby Python 1.93e+02 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.