Re: [artworks] Hestitation while loading

  • From: Richard Brock <badger.sett@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: artworks@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2008 06:56:04 +0100

In article <f1f507b04f.martin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,
   Martin Wuerthner <lists@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I do not think you can draw this conclusion. It is well conceivable 
> that the Windows side could be holding up ArtWorks even if it is 
> always at the same module. For instance, imagine your Windows virus 
> checker checking every file that is accessed. It uses signatures to 
> detect known viruses. Any RISC OS file, e.g., the main module file of 
> the ArtWorks Group module, might just happen to contain a sequence of 
> bytes that triggers one of the signatures. Then, maybe the virus 
> checker stops the system from accessing that file while it analyses it 
> in depth, which might take some time.

> Martin

Which might tie-in with my own experience which has been the same as
John's on a similar set-up, although my host system is Vista... the
factor which changed for me was installing AVG 8 as my virus checker in
place of AVG 7.5


Richard Brock
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