[Haskell-cafe] How to correctly benchmark code with Criterion?
fremenzone at poczta.onet.pl
Thu Oct 18 16:06:48 CEST 2012
> So the evaluation will be included in the benchmark, but if "bench" is
> doing enough trials it will be statistical noise.
When I intentionally delayed my dataBuild function (using delayThread 1000000) the estimated time
of benchmark was incorrect, but when I got the final results all runs were below 50ms, which
means that initial run that took 1 second was discarded. So it seems to me that the first
evaluation is discarded. Would be good if someone could definitely confirm that.
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