[plt-scheme] Appalling performance of DrScheme on Windows

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Mon Jun 19 20:11:49 EDT 2006

Thanks. That's helpful. It sounds like we need to look into this more 
closely. -- Matthias

> On Jun 19, 2006, at 8:04 PM, Psy-Kosh wrote:
>> I also have the same thing happen at times, and for all versions of 
>> DrScheme I've ever tried.
>> As near as I can tell, it happens if I leave DrScheme open for a 
>> while without using it for anything. It seems to especially happen if 
>> I minimize it for a while, so maybe something is going on that, when 
>> minimized, causes it to leak memory or somesuch?
>> Oh, RAM = 512MB, CPU = 1.18 or 2.19 GHz, depending on mode. (Laptop 
>> compy. can be set to automatically change as needed)

On Jun 19, 2006, at 7:32 PM, wooks wooks wrote:

> 1. I am running a 1.3GHZ Celeron processor with 248MB of RAM (is that 
> the info you wanted).
> 2. DrScheme 301
> 2a Apart from installing the SimplyScheme teachpack - no (we've 
> discussed this before).
> 3. Just working my way through HTDP - on chapter 11 at the mo.

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