[Vm-dev] VM release question

John M McIntosh johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com
Tue Jul 24 19:48:49 UTC 2007

If you follow the readme in the macintosh dev Documentation directory  
(Mac OS/vm/Documentation/readme)  to the letter you should get  
similar performance
to the 3.8.18beta1U vm on my ftp site.

Failure to do *all* the steps results in poor performance.

On Jul 24, 2007, at 12:36 PM, tim Rowledge wrote:

> On 24-Jul-07, at 24-Jul;12:25 PM, Mathieu Suen wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I would like to know how do you release  the VM. Do you build it  
>> from VMMaker or is the interp.c build by hand?
> Good grief, no, the interp.c is built by VMMaker. Can you imagine  
> transliterating the ObjectMemory and Interpreter classes by hand?
>> I notice that the VM I build on MacOS from VMMaker is always  
>> slower that the on took from John.
> Are you successfully running the gnuify script? Are you using the  
> same gcc  & settings? They can all make a big difference.
> tim
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John M. McIntosh <johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com>
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