Dan at squeakland.org
Wed Jun 4 07:01:36 CEST 2008
Bert Freudenberg <bert at freudenbergs.de> wrote...
>Guess that won't hurt livelyness :)
We've been playing with it a bit, and I can report the following results...
I see a clean 2x improvement over Safari 3.1 (and I recall this was nearly 2x over the earlier WebKit...
Safari 3.1 1.7M sends/sec 71M ops/sec
Firefox 3.1 3.2M sends/sec 130M ops/sec
webkit 5/21 3.9M sends/sec 154M ops/sec
They have a way to go to equal a good interpreter (Squeak does 11M sends, 525M ops on the same machine), but this is finally becoming a serious programming medium! Isn't it nice to have all the browser makers working for us!
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