[squeak-dev] Re: [ANN] A new scheduler + VM changes alpha-release

Andreas Raab andreas.raab at gmx.de
Thu Apr 30 17:08:24 UTC 2009

Igor Stasenko wrote:
> Running this test with #fixTemps.
> if we not count a spikes which seems just an intrusion of delays, the
> difference about 3 times.
> Fantastic results (bytecode interpreted scheduling works 3 times
> slower than C code) :)

Indeed. That is quite impressive since every single process switch now 
requires two process switches (one to the scheduler process and one away 
from it). That is very encouraging.

   - Andreas

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