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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
But most other cases are fine. Phoronix usually captures quite real performance regressions.
Testing for kernel performance regressions
Posted Aug 7, 2012 13:02 UTC (Tue) by cmorgan (guest, #71980)
Just wanted to point out that Phoronix has been a great resource for exactly the kind of benchmarking between kernel releases that the article was referring to, and has been doing so for years.
I wonder if any kernel developers have used the Phoronix results to help target fixes for various regressions.
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