[NTG-context] testing 32bit and 64bit versions in Win7 64bit

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Sun Apr 26 20:09:38 CEST 2015


On 4/26/2015 8:00 PM, Pablo Rodriguez wrote:

> I only asked because as an average computer user, I thought that 64bit
> programs would be faster than 32bit programs.
>
> Well, this isn’t the first time that the previous sentence isn’t the case.

on linux 64 bit tex is somewhat faster; it all depends on how the 
windows version is compiled as normally speed is similar on platforms as 
tex is only jugling bytes

> Many thanks for your help again and your excellent work with ConTeXt,

Hans

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