[Mono-winforms-list] Mono 1.1.5 and Winform OSX Performance?
Thu, 31 Mar 2005 11:43:54 -0500
The mac driver is slower because the cairo backend is slow. It needs
to be rewritten.
On 31-Mar-05, at 2:32 AM, Peter Dennis Bartok wrote:
> The speed is there on X11 and on Win32, I can see no reason why SWF
> wouldn't have the same speed on the Mac.
> However, since the driver for the Mac has so far been done by a single
> volunteer, maybe he can get some help? It seems that there's a lot of
> asking/wanting, but nobody contributing?
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>> Hi All,
>> I know OSX Winforms are still very very early alpha..
>> But.. I do have a couple of questions.
>> When I tested a simple example using the 1.1.5 DMG file I noticed a
>> of things.
>> 1) Initially all controls were displayed for 0.5 sec, then some
>> If I move the mouse over the area or resize the winform they
>> 2) The controls look ok, but speed is very average..
>> For example.. If I have a tab control and select the second page
>> you see the empty page then the controls apear.
>> Also when I moved a slider the gui updates ok etc.
>> But there is a noticable lag between movement and display update.
>> Will Mono be able to run GUI apps with a native look/speed when the
>> base is optimised ?
>> Any info much appreciated.
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