Re: Faster depend written in Perl

Ian Burrell (
Fri, 26 Jul 1996 15:04:28 -0700 (PDT)

> Doesn't perl do all math as floating point too though?

This used to be true for older versions of Perl, but new versions do
integer math on integers. Also, the speed up is due to better I/O and
regexp pattern matching in Perl.

- Ian

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