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Re: lilypond hangs

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: lilypond hangs
Date: Thu, 05 Jan 2012 08:15:56 +0100
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Keith OHara <address@hidden> writes:

> Werner LEMBERG <wl <at>> writes:
>> Look at the attached two files:
>> The first file has 74 bars of a single voice, and `time' shows me the
>> following for processing it:
>> The other one is the same as the first file but has only 37 bars
>> It seems that we have some very bad exponential behaviour in
>> processing somewhere...
>>     line-width = 18000\cm
>>     ragged-right = ##t
>>     ragged-last-bottom = ##f
> Well, you are creating an unusual line-breaking optimization problem.
> I think LilyPond uses a "total-fit" line-breaker, as made famous by
> TeX.

TeX uses linear programming optimization and not "total-fit".

David Kastrup

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