Subject: Re: garnet performance issues
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 1999/02/13
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Brian Denheyer <>
| Along these lines, it's interesting that I haven't really seen any
| good guidelines for coding for speed in lisp or scheme.  Anybody have
| some good pointers to books or webpages ?

  Norvig has already been mentioned, and Graham also includes a chapter on
  various aspects of efficiency.

  however, different things require different forms of attention in
  different implementations of Common Lisp, so you really need to profile
  your code to see where the hot spots are.

  Y2K conversion simplified: Januark, Februark, March, April, Mak, June,
  Julk, August, September, October, November, December.