[Openmcl-devel] It's the world's most advanced (desktop) operating system!

Raffael Cavallaro raffaelcavallaro at me.com
Mon Sep 10 15:43:05 UTC 2012

On Sep 9, 2012, at 2:38 PM, Gary Byers <gb at clozure.com> wrote:

> To test:
> 0) Run a fairly recent 32-bit CCL;...

I'm on a quad core Core i7 MacBook Air, Mac OS X 10.8.1, CCL 1.9-dev-r15460M-trunk  (DarwinX8632)

The first time through your test:

(cl-user::fill-memory-holes #x0a000000)
(cl-user::fill-malloc #x0a000000)
(dotimes (i 100)
	(print i)
	(process-run-function "do you feel lucky?" (lambda ())))))

runs without issues - thread creation and printing are instantaneous.
However, repeated execution of the sequence causes the thread creation and printing to slow greatly until the failure you describe.

warmest regards,


Raffael Cavallaro
raffaelcavallaro at me.com

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