[Openmcl-devel] Speed, compilers and multi-core processors
ds26gte at yahoo.com
Fri May 22 17:08:36 EDT 2009
From: Dan Weinreb <dlw at itasoftware.com>
>Has anyone here tried out ABCL (Armed Bear Common Lisp)? It runs
>on the JVM and is supposed to be Common Lisp.
It's a conventional, no-surprises Common Lisp, very usable, about 6 to 8 times
slower than SBCL on my smallish programs tex2page and club3. It might be much
slower for larger applications. I didn't see much by way of documentation, so I
don't know if offers any nifty stuff beyond Ansi CL.
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