Are We Fast Yet? Comparing Language Implementations with Objects, Closures, and Arrays

christian.humer at christian.humer at
Thu Jan 7 16:47:47 UTC 2016

>>  On 07 Jan 2016, at 17:19, christian.humer at wrote:
>>  As you wish. There is a nice R OO introduction [1].
>Well :D Thanks for the link, but it does not actually solve my problem. 
>Because it leaves me still with three possible choices S3, S4, and RC 
>So, which one to use?
I'd say start with S3. Should be good enough for your use-cases.

>>  The draft versions take a bit. I am myself not a very experienced R 
>Ok, perhaps we can ask someone who is an experienced R developer? :)
I've attached a "ideomatic" and a naive version of nbody that we already 
use for benchmarking (not visible on graal-dev).
Could not find anything for your tower benchmark.


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