[fpc-devel] Comparison Delphi7/FPC2.4.0 compiled MSEide exe's

Martin Schreiber mse00000 at gmail.com
Mon Sep 13 11:15:25 CEST 2010

Some numbers about the MSEide exes compiled as testcase in

win2000, AMD Athlon XP 3000+, 1GB RAM

                  Delphi 7               FPC
Exe size:         3131392             3689304
Code:             2128524             2138240
Data:              752085             1541256

Startuptime inclusive loading of 42 forms:
Delphi 1.0s FPC 1.19s

20'000 unicode find/replace with big overhead in editor component:
Delphi: 2.8s FPC 2.7s (Delphi uses OLE-WideString,
  FPC uses reference counted UnicodeString)

10'000 Ctrl+LeftClick symbol lookups:
Delphi 2.6s FPC 3.2s


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