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Memory allocation nano-benchmark.
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Date: 2005-02-12 (13:42)
From: Christian Szegedy <szegedy@t...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Memory allocation nano-benchmark.
Oliver Bandel wrote:

>What does this mean?
>Is only the work on the grid faster, or is the program
>all in all (mem allocation AND working on the grid)
>faster in OCaml or in C?
Only the work on the grid is about as fast as in C.
The differences were negligible.

The overall difference in the runtime was due to the
allocation overhead in the OCaml code.