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Effectively none. Perl compiles your code to an internal form at run time at which point any comments and pod become irrelevant

It doesn't really add to the compile time either. Skipping over POD is computationally trivial.

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In reply to Re^2: Performance penalties of in-Perl docn vs compiled CGIs. by ikegami
in thread Performance penalties of in-Perl docn vs compiled CGIs. by phirun

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