[UPHPU] Rails vs PHP
orson.uphpu at bookstore.usu.edu
Mon Mar 26 16:28:43 MDT 2007
> If we want, we can have a 'Code Off'. Anyone have any ideas for specific,
> simple web implementations where we could do our own speed execution tests?
> I'll do Python, and anyone who wants to write in another language, may do so
> (to include C!). I'm fairly positive I would win, if allowed to use Psyco
> to compile my Python. If not, then I still guarantee I can beat any other
> high level language, I'd be willing to put money on it.
Well in case anyone is interested, take a look at a specific programming language shootout that has been done.
It isn't exactly a web application, but it does give some hard numbers on a specific case.
PS. Be warned. BASIC outperformed perl, php, python and ruby
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