[Squeak-VMdev] GC improvements

Andreas Raab andreas.raab at gmx.de
Fri Apr 22 23:25:08 UTC 2005

> I just verified it and like I suspected, the performance hit has 
> absolutely nothing to do with the GC changes. We lost a decent amount of 
> speed somewhere - anyone having ideas?

All right, found it. The gnuifier still matched against "int 
interpret()" where it has to match against "sqInt interpret()" now. All 
of you guys using awk-style gnuification might want to check that it's 
doing the right thing.

So now speed is back on par with the 3.7 VMs (again, with or without GC 

   - Andreas

More information about the Vm-dev mailing list