2.6.1 very slow on Win XP?
b.xavier at internet.lu
Sat Oct 29 03:09:05 CDT 2005
I use it with 512 mbs of ram at home and it's fast.
When I did have problems it was with stacks opened across
a network... Opening, saving was tortuous...
Using any libraries that do anything behind???
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> Kurt Kaufman
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> Subject: Re: 2.6.1 very slow on Win XP?
> Thanks to all who replied.
> I am using no anti-virus software, and it's a pretty basic
> Win XP SP1 installation.
> I have a feeling that, aside from the intial startup delay,
> it might be due to the fact that the stacks I'm running open
> other stacks across a local network. There's always a bit of
> a delay in normal function there; perhaps some interior
> Rev-IDE scripts bog down.
> Also, I opened a copy of a stack previously opened from
> across the network; and I forgot that Rev does not
> necessarily release resources and settings when a stack is
> closed. Maybe it got something confused....
> In any case, I was able to get the work I needed done
> eventually. In general, I find the Rev environment to be
> quicker and more responsive when run on Mac OS X, so I do
> most of my work there, and then do a bit of tweaking using
> the Windows editor afterwards. I can't really explain the
> perceived difference; the computers used are a 1.3 mHz Mac
> and a 2 mHz Dell.
> Maybe the memory? The Mac has 768 MB and the Dell 512 MB.
> Is 512 MB insufficient?
> Thanks, Kurt
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