[NTG-pdftex] processing speed

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Sat May 30 22:42:30 CEST 2009

On 30 May 2009 Taco Hoekwater wrote:

 > I've quit luatex now (I got bored) [...]

Yes, it's boring indeed.  I've created a less boring test file now.
It only works with pdflatex.  If you want to use it with luatex, you
have to replace the two lines marked with %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% by the
luatex equivalents for \pdfresettimer and \pdfelapsedtime.


It takes 35 seconds to create the ten plots here.

BTW, I tried the old test file with luatex snapshot-0.25.4-2008081309
(TL-2008) and I had not the impression that it slows down.  But the
new test file will demonstrate the problem much faster.


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