Fixed limits in the image. (was Re: ...)
John M McIntosh
johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com
Tue Apr 2 19:20:57 UTC 2002
>Hi Scott, Hi John, Hi Dan,
> Sorry, I couldn't get back to you all sooner. I have been a bit
>busy putting a final touch on my 'double clickable FreeCell.st'. More
>details in another message, though.
> Thanks for your enlightments. At John's suggestion and to give
>Scott a toy to play in his optimisation effort, I made it configurable
>from the initialisation file 'SqM.ini' the following parameters:
>(lines with ';;' at the front are commented out).
>;; Was 4097 Now Default: 8192
>;; _EXTERNAL_PRIMITIVE_TABLE_SIZE_ = 16384
Well I was thinking more of changes to
So you can change the values on the fly, versus having to recompile
the VM each time you want to change the size of these arrays. Just
malloc a new array and take what action is required to move things
over from the old array if needbe.
Also remembering highwater marks that you could access via
SystemDictionary>>vmParameterAt: might be a useful thing.
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