[Newbies] Scratch questions

Michael Rueger m.rueger at acm.org
Wed Aug 29 06:48:24 UTC 2007

karl wrote:
> Squeak 3.9 and Sophie uses other font rendering which could slow start 
> up time.
> Sophie uses Tweak which is another GUI.
> Scratch is built in Squeak 3.4.

Squeak 2.8

Just shows how far Squeak, especially with + Tweak has gone the path to 
layers upon layers of complexity...
In Sophie's case the longest part of the startup though is the scanning 
of System fonts, we really need some caching mechanism.


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