[Vm-dev] One can pass events from EventSensor to the StackInterpreterSimulator

Eliot Miranda eliot.miranda at gmail.com
Thu Jan 30 19:24:56 UTC 2014

On Thu, Jan 30, 2014 at 11:20 AM, Bob Arning <arning315 at comcast.net> wrote:

> Given that it is a simulation popping up the menu, how fast is it
> reasonable to expect? What is your normal simulated bytecodes/sec? How many
> bytecodes executed in that 5 minutes? Perhaps more importantly, how many
> simulated screen redraws in that interval? How expensive are these?

Oh, good point!  I think the simulator restricts redraws to every few
thousand bytecodes.  It would be much more responsive if somehow the
simulator could update the screen whenever the bitblt primitive affects the

> Cheers,
> Bob
> On 1/30/14 1:50 PM, gettimothy wrote:
>>        Event processing is dog slow. Be prepared to wait 5 minutes for
>> the menu to pop up.
>>       ...
>>        How do I make this responsive and useful?

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