Speed v Version

Dave Hodgkinson davehodg at gmail.com
Wed Jun 1 14:00:14 BST 2011

On 1 Jun 2011, at 11:57, Dave Lambley wrote:
> My former employer did some benchmarking of different versions of Perl, used inside mod_perl.  Perl 5.10.x proved faster than 5.8.x, and 64 bit was faster than 32.  This was for a CPU bound application though, which it sounds like your's is not.

Bear in mind 64 bit mod_perl has a much larger memory footprint...

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