On 03/29/2016 10:47 PM, Tom Browder wrote:
> On Wednesday, February 3, 2016, Tom Browder <tom.brow...@gmail.com
> <mailto:tom.brow...@gmail.com>> wrote:
> I use Perl for heavy duty text processing. A question on Perl Monks
> about Perl 5's handling of a large input file got me wondering how the
> two Perls compare at the moment.
> I see no significant improvement using my string and file read
> tests with the latest moarvm on my laptop (bummer). I'll give
> comparison stats a little later after I use my faster home server.
> Best regards,
Could you try using $filename.IO.slurp.lines instead of
$filename.IO.lines and see if that makes things any faster?