Subject: Re: Vast, vast speed increases
To: David Hopper <>
From: Charles M. Hannum <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/25/2002 14:23:18
> Thanks all, whatever has changed between 1.6D and 1.6H (dynamic linking?). 
>   I'm seeing dramatic speed & usability increases with this 
> statically-linked 4.1.0 XFree server (compiled circa July 2001) on this 
> Miata 600au.  Mozilla is positively snappy.

Yah, pretty much all of the changes are in the dynamic linker.  It
*should* be faster.

Sadly, my PWS600 has a TGA2 in it, which is not exactly a performer.
Maybe I should swap it with one of my spare Matrox cards.