Scavenging the mail folder uncovered Jon Winters's letter:
> I'm forwarding this from gimp-user for anyone who is not on that list.
> There was a question regarding performance and configuration but I can't
> seem to get Gimp to outperform Photoshop.
> TIA for any configuration tweeks that may help me. (so far the only thing
> i've done is adjust the tile cache)
pretty strange. here a g3 notebook with gimp and tile cache set to 128Mb
outperforms a g4 with potoshop! but we are using extremely *BIG* psd files
(>200mb, 200 layers) and linux fs layer is much better than mac, right?
Federico Di Gregorio
MIXAD LIVE System Programmer [EMAIL PROTECTED]
Debian GNU/Linux Developer & Italian Press Contact [EMAIL PROTECTED]
99.99999999999999999999% still isn't 100% but sometimes suffice. -- Me