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Author vstinner
Recipients josh.r, rhettinger, serhiy.storchaka, vstinner, wbolster
Date 2015-02-23.11:30:10
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"My interpretation of the results. In CPython using operator.itemgetter() makes sorting up to 2 times faster"

If I remember correctly, Python functions implemented in C don't create a Python frame. The Python frame is an important cost in term of performances.
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