[development] performance foo

Dries Buytaert dries at buytaert.net
Wed Dec 14 05:35:20 UTC 2005

On 14 Dec 2005, at 04:53, Chris Johnson wrote:
> So, in common.inc, we have a function called object2array() that  
> loops through  an object and makes it into an array.  Is that  
> faster than the equivalent function using a cast (array) operator?   
> No.  In fact, it's about 2.4 times slower.  However, both are very  
> fast for an object with 26 elements.  Here's the benchmark:

> Worth a patch?

Definitely!  It's a lot faster and less code.

Keeping looking for improvements Chris!

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