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Python is too slow, you say? With 5 years of hindsight, I beg to differ!
(pypy-2.5.0)~$ g++ -O3 busy_beaver.cpp -o bb_cpp
(pypy-2.5.0)~$ time ./bb_cpp 5 > cpp.txt
(pypy-2.5.0)~$ time python busy_beaver.py 5 > pypy.txt
(pypy-2.5.0)~$ diff -u0 pypy.txt cpp.txt
--- pypy.txt 2015-02-20 00:49:32.994728830 +0000
+++ cpp.txt 2015-02-20 00:49:25.850728831 +0000
@@ -1,0 +2 @@
@@ -14295 +14296 @@
-Busy beaver finished in 11798826 steps.
+Busy Beaver finished in 11798826 steps.
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