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From Blagovest Dachev <>
Subject V8
Date Fri, 03 Apr 2009 13:03:48 GMT
This is probably not going to come as a surprise to some of you, but  
running couchdb with Google's V8 proved to yield less then exciting  
results. In fact I didn't observe any significant speed-up during  
view creation.

It actually makes perfect sense when we consider the usage pattern:  
many eval() statements with (typically) simple functions, not a whole  
lot of loops (if at all), and (possibly) objects with many different  
internal classes.

If you are curious, grab the code:

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