[tex-live] running programs from texlive tlc2

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Thu Dec 9 15:41:02 CET 2004

Tigran Aivazian wrote:

> So, instead of saying "Linux is faster than Windows by hundreds" of 
> times I should have checked my emails and and told only the facts --- it 
> is only 24 times faster (ignoring the 2.2GHz -> 600MHz, i.e. excusing 
> Windows for using 2.2GHz machine as if it was only 600MHz).

even 24 is not possible if you use the same versions of binaries and macros; 
since you're talking about hebrew, do you use omega? if so, do you run the same 
versions on both platforms? omega is well know for performance differences 
between versions (apart from bugs and buffer overflows)

if you use omega, consider dropping that and try aleph


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