On Friday, 4 April 2014 at 08:00:09 UTC, w0rp wrote:
I think this is a really interesting argument. Don't write ugly
things to get performance. Instead write obviously correct
things and then make obvious optimisations.
Bah, except that if you use everywhere big ints, floating point
intervals instead of floating points (the former is the correct
representation of reals, the latter isn't), normalized strings,
the obvious optimisations won't necessarily be enough to avoid
being very slow..