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GeneralRe: When twice as fast doesn't matter Pin
honey the codewitch25-Jan-21 6:56
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Matt McGuire28-Jan-21 6:12
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back when I was building Industrial control software (some of these systems had over 10,000 I/O points), every processor tick counted for getting as close to real time as possible. When I had to use other's libraries: I graded them on speed first, ease of use second.

one of the bigger reasons for speed was: I had no idea what the final computer would be on specs so my test computers would be at least 10 years old running XP with 2GB ram, and a 800mhz processor. if it ran fine and kept the CPU< 5% for normal load, I was pretty confident that it would run on any PC the customer supplied with out much issue.

the embedded industry is even more hard core, and is fun challenge to work with the least amount of resources possible to not max out the CPU or memory on those little chips.

I still bring that same mentality when working on any platform now. If I'm building a website or a desktop app or service, I have no idea what the end users setup is going to be like and may be trying to run still on an 800mhz because they can't afford anything newer. (and yes I know of a few people in this situation).

so yes working on any project to make it just a little faster is a definitely a Thumbs Up | :thumbsup: with me, and likely many others out there.
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