Re: [OVC-demo-team] Demo Scheduled

From: Jan Karrman <jan_at_it_dot_uu_dot_se>
Date: Thu Mar 18 2004 - 08:25:11 CST

On Wed, 17 Mar 2004, Alan Dechert wrote:

> We will use several PCs but it occurred to me that it might be wise to
> employ a Mac also. The demo will, after all, be near the HQ of Apple, so it
> might help get some buy-in (think "Strategic Member") from Apple. Troy
> Davis has tested the RII application with a Mac so we know it can be done.
> I need a volunteer to setup/configure/test etc a Mac for the RII. Arthur
> has a Mac that can be used for this.

I remember Troy felt that the read back of write-in names was painfully
slow. Since a process is forked for each audio file, it may be so that
ii is slower on a Mac because of how it handles processes. The RII
also felt a little slower when I ran it under windose.

This ought to be compared before choosing platform for the RII.

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