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Re: Mathematica 7.0 slow on OS X

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  • Subject: [mg93822] Re: Mathematica 7.0 slow on OS X
  • From: Marc Heusser <marc.heusser at byeheusser.commercialspammers.invalid>
  • Date: Wed, 26 Nov 2008 05:16:53 -0500 (EST)
  • Organization: University of Zurich
  • References: <200811240910.EAA00737@smc.vnet.net> <gggqgq$32v$1@smc.vnet.net>

In article <gggqgq$32v$1 at smc.vnet.net>, peter <plindsay.0 at gmail.com> 
wrote:

> you're luck - at least you've got a copy.
> I'm a premier member, but then I'm in Britain so maybe that's why I'll
> be last to get a copy.

I got a download link as a Swiss student two days ago, strange that you 
have not yet got one.

Marc


> 2008/11/24 Matthias Gottschalk <mgott at gfz-potsdam.de>:
> >
> > I just tried Mathematica 7.0
> >
> >
> > In comparison to Mathematica 6.0.3, 7.0 seems to be by
> > factor of 2 slower under OS X.
> > When I run the "Mathematica Benchmark Test Mathematica 6.0" from
> > Karl UnterKofler I get for
> >
> >
> > Mathematica 6.0.3: Benchmark = 0.97038
> > and for
> > Mathematica 7.0: Benchmark = 0.471266

Same here - on a slightly faster MacBook Pro, same relation.

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