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Racket versus Lisp SBCL fastest programs

Always look at the source code.

These are only the fastest programs. Look at the other programs. They may seem more-like a fair comparison to you.

pidigits
source secs mem gz busy cpu load
Racket 1.16 36,792 1136 1.18 0% 0% 1% 100%
Lisp SBCL 3.14 126,572 493 3.17 0% 0% 100% 1%
regex-redux
source secs mem gz busy cpu load
Racket 15.44 1,243,324 729 34.70 56% 69% 1% 99%
Lisp SBCL 16.83 838,640 1972 33.70 31% 77% 45% 46%
binary-trees
source secs mem gz busy cpu load
Racket 6.81 994,184 853 16.92 38% 75% 54% 81%
Lisp SBCL 4.85 327,456 932 9.11 40% 48% 63% 36%
reverse-complement
source secs mem gz busy cpu load
Racket 9.76 567,428 1030 9.80 0% 0% 0% 100%
Lisp SBCL 6.40 1,490,512 904 6.49 100% 1% 0% 0%
spectral-norm
source secs mem gz busy cpu load
Racket 2.86 38,512 627 10.88 94% 94% 94% 98%
Lisp SBCL 1.44 15,796 791 5.67 99% 99% 99% 99%
fasta
source secs mem gz busy cpu load
Racket 9.56 37,892 1280 10.25 5% 2% 0% 100%
Lisp SBCL 4.28 15,168 1757 4.30 0% 100% 0% 0%
n-body
source secs mem gz busy cpu load
Racket 25.31 37,220 1689 25.41 100% 0% 0% 0%
Lisp SBCL 7.78 18,192 1403 7.83 0% 0% 100% 0%
mandelbrot
source secs mem gz busy cpu load
Racket 13.69 122,236 801 52.31 95% 95% 96% 95%
Lisp SBCL 4.14 46,808 2447 16.42 100% 99% 99% 99%
k-nucleotide
source secs mem gz busy cpu load
Racket 52.74 419,632 885 53.08 0% 0% 100% 0%
Lisp SBCL 10.21 538,444 2479 37.25 89% 98% 88% 90%
fannkuch-redux
source secs mem gz busy cpu load
Racket 51.50 35,380 1101 203.69 99% 100% 100% 96%
Lisp SBCL 9.57 32,328 1527 37.43 99% 95% 98% 99%
Racket

Welcome to Racket v7.8.

Lisp SBCL

SBCL 2.0.8