> > 21 sec to get the "acedb>" prompt!
> this depends a lot on the OS
> for example under linux, linux creates disks images in RAM
> and restarting tace th secondtime is much faster
>> tace does not reads more data than it used to to start up
> but it loads its dictionaries, so it depends if the disk is
> readilly available, and how larhge the dictionaries are
Aha. Yes, the 21 sec is on SunOS 4.1.1. It's 0 sec on (a much more
powerful machine with) Solaris 2.6.