[NTG-pdftex] processing speed

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Fri May 29 10:04:00 CEST 2009

Hi Reinhard,

Reinhard Kotucha wrote:

> You'll see that at the beginning Knuth's TeX and pdfTeX need
> approximately the same amount of time to process one \input file.
> But while Knuth's TeX needs the same amount of time to process any
> \input file, the amount of time pdfTeX needs increases steadily.

I tried with pdftex only (1.50.0-alpha-20080414) I get about 5 sec
intervals for the pdftex version, but this seems to be constant.
At what point does it start slowing down for you?

Best wishes,

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