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From Johnny Rosenberg <>
Subject Re: Performance measurements on Mac vs others
Date Tue, 31 Dec 2013 18:21:46 GMT
2013/12/31 Alexandro Colorado <>

> Hi I am in a disucussion with a friend about how slow is OpenOffice for Mac
> since it relies on X11. I thought that X11 was no longer needed and an aqua
> version was provided, but it seems this was not true since reading the FAQ
> it says that X11 is included with AOO -- hence the dependency still with
> the display manager.
> That said besides starting up, I am not sure how would that impact
> performance of the application when performing common tasks.
> However, since I don't own a mac, I would like to open the discussion to
> the community and get some feedback regardling performance on cold boots,
> between the different OS.
> For 4.0.1 I got times of 4 seconds to boot OpenOffice on my Linux box with
> 4GB of RAM and a core dou chip.
> Would be nice if people can time the boot time of this application.

There are probably too many combinations of hardware for such a comparison
to be relevant.
CPU speed isn't everything.

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> Alexandro Colorado
> Apache OpenOffice Contributor
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