Grass GUI (was Re: [GRASS5] Problems with vector import, and a suggestion)

Bernhard Reiter bernhard at
Sat Feb 9 08:45:25 EST 2002

On Sat, Feb 09, 2002 at 02:16:41AM +0100, Radim Blazek wrote:
> On Thursday 07 February 2002 22:04, Glynn Clements wrote:

> > Well, obviously the interpreter would be either Ghostscript (for
> > screen display, image creation, and printing to non-PostScript
> > printers), or the one which is built into a PostScript printer.

> I share the fear of performance. I have tested the same vector:
> d.vect     2s
> gv           5s
> It is more than 100%. Do you have any trick how to get at least the
> same speed? 

Note that display postscript is optimised for a faster rendering speed.
Gv is a previewer for printing and not optimised for speed.
I expect the display postscript driver of the gnustep project to
be significatly faster.

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