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Re: VTE performance fixes for interested souls

On Sun, 2003-02-16 at 23:03, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> Hi gang,
> There's been some grumbling about the performance of GNOME's new terminal
> widget, vte, here and in other places. Just wanted to let you know that
> Nalin has released 0.10.20, which goes a very long way to fixing most of
> these (with performance diagnostics by Ingo Molnar)...
> ls -lR /dev with 0.10.18:
>   real    0m1.756s
>   user    0m0.040s
>   sys     0m0.010s
> ls -lR /dev with 0.10.18:
>   real    0m0.332s
>   user    0m0.040s
>   sys     0m0.020s
> Rock.

This indeed would rock, except that with 0.10.20 I had a slowdown of
approx 2 seconds over 0.10.17.  On my system it was a little over 4secs
for 0.10.17 and over 6secs for 0.10.20.

What about other people?

Anybody else have similar findings?

Jamie Strandboge
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