[Pharo-project] Any theme or settings that will speed up a Pharo 1.3 image?

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Tue Mar 20 17:52:35 EDT 2012


what you can try is to use lower color depth for the display.
try switching to 1-bit mode.. which is black/white :)

On 20 March 2012 16:02, Camillo Bruni <camillobruni at gmail.com> wrote:
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> On 2012-03-20, at 14:49, Stefan Marr wrote:
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>> On 20 Mar 2012, at 14:03, Camillo Bruni wrote:
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>>> On 2012-03-19, at 20:54, Marcus Denker wrote:
>>>>> You used your own images for Pinocchio, or was Pinocchio just fast enough for the standard images?
>>>>>
>>>> Pinnocio can't run the image... it's ("just ;-)") a compiler from smalltalk to binary code... the .exe then boostraps an image,
>>>> but there is no support to persist that (nor support for all the primitives.. and no GC other than Boehm).
>>>
>>> indeed ;) we tricked around the image :D
>>>
>>> stefan, do you rely on a visual interface? (rhetorical question) ;)
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>> Well, I have a small class that does the startup handling for me and immediately runs the code I need.
>> I did not want to spend the time to port your changes that I saw for 1.4.
>> And I didnt want to look into Coral...
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> if you talk about the fixes for startup.. they have recently been ported to 1.3. which gives you some more stable/usable image for scripting.
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>> A simple 'diable transparence' or so, to get a 10x speed up would have been nice.
>> But I guess that would really mean 'disable morphic' instead...
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Best regards,
Igor Stasenko.




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