Develop on Windows or Mac?

Rick Harrison harrison at
Wed Nov 5 12:12:47 EST 2003

> More productive, and faster? I work in a mixed environment of PC's and
> Mac's, and that is not the situation here at all. On OS X, put about
> 10,000 files of any kind into a folder (write a repeat loop to create 
> them
> as a test), then open the folder in the finder. Put a stop-watch on 
> that
> pretty colorful spinning ball. Do the same on a Windows PC... the 
> folder
> will open with all files listed in about 2 seconds.
> Another - Rev specific speed test. Write a repeat loop to create about 
> 200
> Rev objects on a card. Distribute them all over the card. Make it a 
> mix of
> buttons and fields, and a few imported small gif files. Now, using the
> selection tool, select all of the elements by dragging around them. How
> long does it take for the selections to catch-up with what you 
> selected.
> Do the same on a PC. OK... Any Questions?
> Roger Eller


Are you using Panther yet?  If not, what version of OS X are you using?


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