[Newbies] self executable with squeak -- pause on startup

Bert Freudenberg bert at impara.de
Wed Jun 7 23:53:20 UTC 2006

Am 07.06.2006 um 21:05 schrieb Алексей:

> Hello
> First week with squeak :)
> I have one (really not one:) question. When I start squeak by
> clicking on squeak.exe, I get pause about 15 sec. Then if in
> folder only one image file squeak starts with it. If I use
> somthing like 'Squeak.exe my.image' squeak startups immediatly.
> I must always use '.bat' files for applications?
> Or exist way to do this with more style?
> Where is problem? I don't think it is so expensive for VM to
> find image file(s).

IIRC it takes that long for the VM to figure out if it is being run  
as a service or not. One can recompile the VM without the service  
capability to make startup go faster.

- Bert -

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