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Subject: Re: Deprecate Cygwin

Re: Deprecate Cygwin

From: David Hall <>
Date: Fri, 02 Nov 2012 09:34:16 -0400

On 10/29/2012 12:08 AM, XavierGr wrote:

> From previous experience I know that VirtualBox is very bad with SMP
> setups, it is almost better to run with a single core allocated to it
> than telling it to use more.

Last I used it (right around 12 months ago) it was very bad with
multicore, but only if you used Intel's hardware virtualization
instructions. Do it all in software and it was orders of magnitude faster.
Received on 2012-11-02

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