How to do time benchmarks in Python
2010 October 14
Say you’ve got a time-intensive script and you want to benchmark how long it takes—here’s a really simple and effective snippet.
from time import * #not best practice but... meh startTime = time() # super-complicated, time-consuming code elapsed = time() - startTime print "Finished. Total time: " + strftime('%H:%M:%S', gmtime(elapsed))