[Pharo-project] VM Plugins that are important for performance?
David T. Lewis
lewis at mail.msen.com
Thu Nov 11 04:21:32 CET 2010
On Thu, Nov 11, 2010 at 12:34:44AM +0100, Levente Uzonyi wrote:
> On Wed, 10 Nov 2010, Stefan Marr wrote:
> >Hi all:
> >From your experience, what are the important VM plugins to gain a snappy
> >and responsive Pharo image.
> >Stef mentioned the Font plugin, but will this improve the user experience
> >or is it just nice to have to support different kinds of fonts?
> >The reason for my question is the 'performance hit' I have to take with
> >the RoarVM for the moment.
> I doubt any plugin changes the performance of #tinyBenchmarks. But the
> following plugins make a huge difference in other benchmarks and GUI
> - MiscPrimitivePlugin
> - LargeIntegers
> - FloatMathPlugin
> - FloatArrayPlugin
> - Matrix2x3Plugin
> - B2DPlugin
DeflatePlugin is also important. It has a large impact on performance
when using Monticello.
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