[OS X TeX] Speed of TeX on OSX

Jonathan Kew jonathan_kew at sil.org
Mon Jun 7 08:47:32 CEST 2004

On 7 Jun 2004, at 1:52 am, Will Robertson wrote:

> On 7 Jun 2004, at 6:19 AM, Thomas A. Schmitz wrote:
>> Does anyone have an explanation for this difference in speed?
> If you're viewing PDF files in Mac OS X (ie using TeXShop or iTeXMac) 
> and DVI files (using xdvi or equivalent) in Linux, there's your 
> difference.

Another possible factor (even supposing he's running pdfTeX on Linux): 
could it be that the two disk drives have significantly different 


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