[NTG-pdftex] processing speed

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Sat May 30 12:19:57 CEST 2009

Hartmut Henkel wrote:
> On Sat, 30 May 2009, The Thanh Han wrote:
>> so indeed pdftex seems to spend a lot of time allocating memory. The
>> number of zgetnode() calls is the same (708325535 in both cases),
>> however pdftex calls took more time...
> and it looks like 1.40.6 is ok, no slowdown. the main difference may be
> that 1.40.6 has on synctex yet.

I am running a luatex test, and it does not seem to slow down
(it is not even at 20% yet though, this processor is fairly old)

Best wishes,

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