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Great read, thanks. FYI, LLVM is also used as the backend for Numba, a recent JIT for Python. With it Python code is competitive with compiled languages, see for instance:

https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/community/blogs/jfp/entry/Python_Meets_Julia_Micro_Performance?lang=en

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