Debian note: The license for the profile and pstats
modules doesn't conform to the Debian Free Software Guidelines (DFSG).
These modules can be found in the
python-profiler package in
multiverse section of the Ubuntu archives.
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The profiler was written after only programming in Python for 3 weeks. As a result, it is probably clumsy code, but I don't know for sure yet 'cause I'm a beginner :-). I did work hard to make the code run fast, so that profiling would be a reasonable thing to do. I tried not to repeat code fragments, but I'm sure I did some stuff in really awkward ways at times. Please send suggestions for improvements to: firstname.lastname@example.org. I won't promise any support. ...but I'd appreciate the feedback.