Squeak on the Nokia 770 (touches on old iamges, Morphic, SM,
wxWidgets, and more!)
stephane.ducasse at gmail.com
Thu Oct 5 15:45:51 UTC 2006
I just wanted to know what was the general feel and if 3.9 was usable.
I do not see my emails again.....:( and my mailing-list setup are
On 5 oct. 06, at 14:17, Gerald Leeb wrote:
> IMHO the performance of the 770 is not very well at all and so
> Squeak itself is sometimes a little bit slow.
> Starting the VM with the latest image 3.9 #7061 takes about 10 - 15
> seconds. My 770 has 64 MB built in and a 2 GB media card. The
> image, changeset, and source files located on the media card, and
> the vm is located in the built in memory.
> The VM was build with Onne's patch (http://tech.inhelsinki.nl/
> works fine:
> - starting squeak with shell command
> - pen support
> - hardware-keys: cursor up/down/left/right, cr (enter) and escape
> - network (WiFi and Bluetooth modem) but must be connected before
> the vm is launched.
> don't work / is missing:
> - Squeak launcher with file (image) chooser which will integrate
> itself in the Hildon UI.
> - audio in/out support
> - some hardware keys: menu, home, fullscreen, zoom in/out
> - built-in virtual keyboard support
> Starting the VM with a shrinked 3.4 #5170 image (1.5 MB image, 21
> kB changeset, 13 MB source file) but MVC only starts in less the
> 1/2 second and responds very good.
> @Stef: Are there any special benchmark you are interested in? If
> yes, please send me the code an I will run it for you.
> Actually I don't know how to act with a pen only (no 3 button
> mouse) and with no virtual keyboard yet - can anyone give me a hint?
> On 05.10.2006, at 08:52, stephane ducasse wrote:
>> between 3.8 and 3.9 the morphic speeds up. So could you check if
>> this has
>> an impact on your analysis. And we are interested in the Nokia 770.
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