wsdiff much slower under python3 than python2
wsdiff uses the
commands python module to invoke external commands.
Under python3 is uses the
subprocess appears to be around 5x slower than
Updated by Alexander Pyhalov about 2 years ago
Possible fix: https://github.com/pyhalov/illumos-gate/commits/wsdiff-3
Updated by Robert Mustacchi about 2 years ago
The following were testing notes that were submitted as part of the RTI:
Testing: $ for wsdiff in /opt/onbld/bin/wsdiff ./usr/src/tools/proto/root_i386-nd/opt/onbld/bin/wsdiff ; do printf "=== Running $wsdiff" ; for python in python2.7 python3.5; do printf " using $python\n"; time $python $wsdiff proto-old/ proto >/dev/null; done ; done === Running /opt/onbld/bin/wsdiff using python2.7 real 16m44.762s user 30m11.186s sys 28m3.222s using python3.5 real 119m40.660s user 38m27.646s sys 209m32.909s === Running ./usr/src/tools/proto/root_i386-nd/opt/onbld/bin/wsdiff using python2.7 real 16m52.537s user 30m22.577s sys 28m17.253s using python3.5 real 17m38.005s user 31m22.273s sys 29m5.031s I've also checked that output didn't change. Fix was reviewed by Andy Fiddaman and Richard Lowe.
Updated by Electric Monk about 2 years ago
- Status changed from In Progress to Closed
- % Done changed from 0 to 100
commit fe949611d4f0a0f42a6923a31cd3073e5b2bc97c Author: Alexander Pyhalov <email@example.com> Date: 2019-08-15T15:45:12.000Z 10540 wsdiff much slower under python3 than python2 Reviewed by: Andy Fiddaman <firstname.lastname@example.org> Reviewed by: Richard Lowe <email@example.com> Approved by: Robert Mustacchi <firstname.lastname@example.org>