On Saturday, 17 October 2015 at 16:14:01 UTC, Andrei Alexandrescu
On 10/17/15 6:43 PM, Sean Kelly wrote:
If this is the benchmark I'm remembering, the bulk of the time
parsing the floating point numbers. So it isn't a test of JSON
in general so much as the speed of scanf.
In many cases the use of scanf can be replaced with drastically
faster methods, as I discuss in my talks on optimization
(including Brasov recently). I hope they'll release the videos
soon. -- Andrei
Oh absolutely. My issue with the benchmark is just that it claims
to be a JSON parser benchmark but the bulk of CPU time is
actually spent parsing floats. I'm on my phone though so perhaps
this is a different benchmark--I can't easily check. The one I
recall came up a year or so ago and was discussed on D.general.