PHP vs. Python vs. Perl

Brian Moon brianm at
Thu Jun 29 21:03:11 UTC 2006

Evan Martin wrote:
> As others have commented, I think this sort of benchmarking is
> premature.  On a real site, memcached is only a fraction of the total
> load, so even if one client implementation is 2x faster than another,
> you're just tweaking a single percentage digit in the overall
> performance.

This assumption depends heavily on the application.  The application we
are writing is a caching proxy that uses memcached.  Therefore, every
request is all about the memcache request.


Brian Moon
Its good to be cheap =)

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