[Pharo-project] Speeding up Pharo 1.1

Mariano Martinez Peck marianopeck at gmail.com
Mon Oct 18 04:11:13 EDT 2010


On Mon, Oct 18, 2010 at 9:21 AM, Bart Veenstra <bart.veenstra at gmail.com>wrote:

> After MCMethodDefinition shutDown


Does this have some kind of bad side effect or I can do it also?

Cheers

Mariano


> it looks like it is reacting a bit
> faster to keyboard input. I often experience sluggishness in
> autocompletion method. When I type in a name of a class in a
> workspace, the autocomplete suggests 3 options. I want to choose the
> middle, so I press down and after 3 seconds (or sometimes nothging
> happens) it selects the class. The longer I have my image open, the
> longer this will take :S
>
>
>
>
> 2010/10/17 Igor Stasenko <siguctua at gmail.com>:
> > Bart,
> > can you try doing:
> >
> > MCMethodDefinition shutDown
> >
> > in your image?
> >
> > On 16 October 2010 14:48, Bart Veenstra <bart.veenstra at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> Hi list,
> >>
> >> I have been working with Pharo for almost a month now, and I suspect
> >> that the performance is degrading fast. UI tasks takes several seconds
> >> to react to my keyboard.
> >>
> >> At work we use VAST and I have experience with VW as well and those
> >> smalltaks react to my keyboard and mouse actions instantly. But Pharo
> >> works very sluggish.
> >>
> >> My image is about 130MB because I have loaded all dutch postcode in
> >> memory, but that should not affect the performance of general
> >> operations like typing with the keyboard. I am not a fast typer, but
> >> sometimes it takes seconds to show my keyboard input. I can't use the
> >> down key to select the right method from suggestions, because it seems
> >> to lockup completely.
> >>
> >> Are there ways to speedup Pharo? I would love to use cogVM but I
> >> haven't got gemtools working on it...
> >>
> >> Will upgrading to 1.1.1 fix these issues?
> >>
> >> Is my OS (Windows 7-64bit) causing these issues?
> >>
> >> Regards,
> >>
> >> Bart
> >>
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> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Best regards,
> > Igor Stasenko AKA sig.
> >
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