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Re: Can we go GTK-only?

From: Daniel Colascione
Subject: Re: Can we go GTK-only?
Date: Tue, 1 Nov 2016 10:45:49 -0700
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On 11/01/2016 10:44 AM, Eli Zaretskii wrote:
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From: Daniel Colascione <address@hidden>
Date: Tue, 1 Nov 2016 10:18:58 -0700

CPU-intensive threads that cannot manipulate Lisp objects (not run
Lisp, but create and destroy Lisp objects) are not very useful in

Redisplay itself can run without invoking Lisp _most_ of the time

No, it can't.  It calls Lisp almost all the time.  The two main places
where that usually happens is JIT font-lock and mode-line display.

Maybe you are thinking about "emacs -Q" which is idle, but that's not
a very interesting use case, when multi-threading is being discussed.

I don't want to argue about your other arguments because I don't see a

Why don't you see a point in buttressing your claims with facts?

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