[Twisted-Python] twisted 30% slower than asyncore?

Itamar Shtull-Trauring itamar at itamarst.org
Wed Apr 30 12:45:38 EDT 2003

On Wed, 30 Apr 2003 18:01:05 +1000
Anthony Baxter <anthony at interlink.com.au> wrote:
> I kinda suspected that twisted might be slower than asyncore for the
> straight go-hell-for-leather usage in pythondirector, but I'd not got
> around to actually testing it. It seems like it's nearly 30% slower
> than the equivalent asyncore code! This seems a bit higher than I'd
> expect -- but given all the extra overhead of object creation I guess
> it's not all that surprising. Current CVS python, Twisted 1.0.4.

We'll see what we can do to improve this (if we can, and when we have
time :).

Itamar Shtull-Trauring    http://itamarst.org/
http://www.zoteca.com -- Python & Twisted consulting

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