Subject: Re: ksh bugs and behaviour questions
To: Matthias Buelow <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Rick Kelly <email@example.com>
Date: 01/25/2003 16:58:46
Matthias Buelow said:
>I'm relying heavily on a ~11MHz VAXstation running NetBSD (mostly for
>mail, but with a bit more than 4 megs RAM, of course) so I think I know
>what I'm talking about... both sh and ksh scripts are very slow on that
>machine, but everything is, no matter if some micro-optimizations are
>applied, or not. Maybe they'll run a tiny fraction faster but it'll
>still be slow as hell, and it'll not matter at all in the "grand scheme".
Yup, same thing goes for a Sun 3/50 at 15Mhz. Slow as hell.
Rick Kelly firstname.lastname@example.org www.rmkhome.com