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Server-side Swift's slow support story sours some: Apple lang tailored for mobile CPUs, lacking in Linux world

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Re: x5 Speed Increase on Server Side with Swift?

The Reg got who carried out the benchmarks wrong. They were done by a developer of the framework, with "the Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks just lending them hardware on an isolated network.

There are a lot of issues with the tests. Apart from comparing frameworks with different priorities, they tuned their framework against the tests, and the way the other frameworks were configured was sub-optimal (to say the least): https://www.codeandmore.co.uk/posts/perfect-pointless-benchmarks/

The Django test was particularly bad - but I do a lot of Django development so it may just be I spotted more there.

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